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  • This sector is designed to provide a foundation in engineering, architecture, and design for students in California. Students are engaged in an instructional program that integrates academic and technical preparation and focuses on career awareness, career exploration, and career preparation in four pathways that emphasize real-world, occupationally relevant experiences of significant scope and depth: Architectural Design; Engineering Technology; Engineering Design; and Environmental Engineering.

    To prepare students for continued training, advanced educational opportunities, and direct entry to a career, the Engineering and Architecture programs offer the following components: classroom, laboratory, and hands-on contextual learning; project- and work-based instruction; and leadership and interpersonal skills development.

Sample Careers

    • City Planner
    • Architect
    • Field Engineer
    • Research and Development Analyst
    • Design Engineer
    • Mechanical/Electrical Drafter
    • Air Pollution Control Engineer
    • Environmental Safety Technician