2 Overview Learn Colorado Career Cluster Model Log into College in ColoradoComplete the College in Colorado Career Cluster SurveyRecord top Career Clusters in your Career Fair BookletFind the Industry Sector (and color) in which your Career Cluster belongs and record it in your Career Fair BookletExplore careers by education level and earning potential; complete worksheetRecord top career interests in “Your Portfolio” and your Career Fair Booklet
3 Career Cluster Model College & Career Readiness Agriculture & Natural ResourcesEnergyScience, Technology, Engineering and MathArts, Audio/Visual Technology and CommunicationInformation TechnologyManagement & AdministrationMarketingFinanceGovernment & Public AdministrationAgricultural & Natural ResourcesBusiness & Public AdministrationSTEM, Arts, Design & Information TechnologyCollege& Career ReadinessHospitality, Human Services & EducationSkilled Trades & Technical SciencesHospitality & TourismHuman ServicesEducation & TrainingTransportation, Distribution & LogisticsArchitecture & ConstructionManufacturingHealth Sciences & Public SafetyHealth ScienceLaw, Public Safety & Security
5 Career Cluster ModelCareer Clusters provide a way to organize careers related to your interests.Research shows that even though most people change careers many times throughout their life, they typically stay within the same cluster.Knowing your top career clusters will help you create a roadmap or “Plan of Study” to help you achieve your college and career goals.
6 Career Cluster ModelThe upcoming district-wide Career Fair will be organized by Career Cluster and Industry Sector.You may not attend the Career Fair if you do not complete the Career Cluster Survey.
7 Go to www.collegeincolorado.org Sign in using the information below: Click “Sign In”dps482679(dps + student ID number)040900(6 digit birthday, mmddyy)
8 Some students may be prompted to answer a few questions before they may begin. Examples:Select your grade (8th Grade)Find and select your school nameAnswer a security question (e.g. What is my mother’s name?)Agree to all terms and conditions
9 Click “Get Started” Click “Learn About Yourself” Click “Career Cluster Survey”Instruct student to wait to get started until you complete the directions so they know what to do if they finish early.Click “Get Started”
10 Once you complete the survey, use your Career Fair booklet to record your top Career Cluster Please list your topCareer ClusterArchitecture_&Construction(example only)If you want, you can also post career examples by cluster around the room for students to search and find their cluster and color. For already created documents and signs, visit:
11 Please list your Career Cluster group color Cluster Color: OrangeUse your handout to find your career cluster group colorPlease list your Career Cluster group color_Orange___(example only)
12 After you record your result, click on the bar graph of the Cluster to learn more.
13 First, read the Introduction to learn more about this Career Cluster Next, click on the “Careers” tab to view a list of careers in this clusterThen click “Sort by Education Level”Choose one career per education level to record by“Career” on your Careers by Education worksheetCareers by EducationHigh school or GED years training Bachelor’s degree Professional degreeCareer______________ Career _____________ Career ____________ Career ____________Salary______________ Salary _____________ Salary ____________ Salary ____________Surgeon
14 Click into your careers of interest Click on “Money And Outlook” Record the average annual wage next to “Salary” on your Careers by Education worksheetCareers by EducationHigh school or GED years training Bachelor’s degree Professional degreeCareer______________ Career _____________ Career ____________ Career _____________Salary______________ Salary _____________ Salary ____________ Salary _____________$223,200