The Manufacturing Cluster prepares learners for careers in planning, managing, and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products. Careers also include related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering.



Manufacturing Production Process Development

Maintenance, Installation, and Repair

Quality Assurance

Logistics and Inventory Control

Health, Safety, and Environmental Assurance

Knowledge and Skill Statements

Manufacturing Fan Cluster Model

Sample Programs of Study by Cluster and Accompanying Pathways

Sample Careers

Career Clusters

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

Architecture & Construction

Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications

Business Management & Administration

Education & Training


Government & Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality & Tourism

Human Services

Information Technology

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security



Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics