Interest and Gift Pathways

Ministry_Service_Education
Arts_Communications
Stem
Business
Trades_Transportation

Ministry, Education, and Public Service, MEPS

Students who sense a calling to serve people fit best into the MEPS pathway. They relish opportunities to minister, teach, and engage with people to serve, nourish, and help. The key personal characteristics for students pursuing the MEPS pathway include good soft skills, enjoy learning how people behave, and not primarily concerned with monetary compensation.

Arts and Communication, A&C

Students who enjoy expressing themselves through visual media or possess excellent oral and written communication skills fit best within the A&C pathway. They are artistic and creative, often have good eye-hand coordination, an eye for design, and use art and communication to persuade others. The A&C pathway opens a door to a broad field of career opportunities.

STEM and Manufacturing, STEMM

Students who like to take things apart and put them together, are good at math and science, are curious about how things work, and can follow detailed diagrams fit best into the STEMM pathway. They like to solve problems and think in a logical manner. The STEMM pathway opens a broad field of career options.

Business and Entrepreneurship, B&E

Students who think about and pursue ways to make money, brainstorm ideas for a business, and are often competitive fit best into the B&E pathway. Money sense is common sense to them. The B&E pathway supports career opportunities in accounting, business, finance, and marketing.

Trades and Transportation, TNT

Students who enjoy working with their hands or are fascinated with one of the transportation sectors fit best within the TNT pathway. They like to repair, build, maintain, or spend time plane, train, or ship spotting. The TNT pathway often leads toward post-secondary training at a trade school, apprenticeship, certificate program, or job market.

Educating and Developing the Whole Person for the Glory of God

Career Links for Interest and Gift Pathways

Ministry, Education, and Public Service, MEPS

https://www.crosswalk.com/church/pastors-or-leadership/21-ways-to-prepare-for-the-ministry-11598759.html http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/EducationTrng.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/HumanServices.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Law.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/GovPublicAdmin.aspx

Arts and Communication, A&C

http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/clusters/Arts.aspx

STEM and Manufacturing, STEMM

http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/InformationTechnology.aspx http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Agriculture.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/HealthScience.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Manufacturing.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/clusters/STEM.aspx

Business and Entrepreneurship, B&E

http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Marketing.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Finance.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/Business.aspx
Trades and Transportation, TNT

http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/clusters/Transport.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/ArchConst.aspx
http://www.k12.wa.us/CareerTechEd/Clusters/HospitalityTourism.aspx