What Are Career Clusters?

Career clusters are another way to group occupations. Each career cluster represents an industry that contains occupations that can be found in that specific industry. Many occupations can be found within the 10 career clusters and each cluster can include hundreds of different occupations.

Exploring occupations in career clusters that interest you is another way to see how your knowledge, skills, and interests can be transferred to different industries.  

The 10 Career Clusters

  • Business, Finance and Administration
  • Health
  • Management
  • Natural and Applied Sciences and Related Occupations
  • Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
  • Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
  • Occupations Unique to Primary Industry
  • Processing, Manufacturing and Utilities
  • Sales and Service
  • Trades, Transport and Equipment Operators and Related Occupations

View listings of occupations under the 'Jobs by Category' tab.

Now that you have a list of occupations that work for you, you are ready to move on to Step 3: Create a Plan & Set Goals.

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