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Career Clusters

There are 44  distinct career and technical education Programs of Study in Region 2 offered by the three community colleges that students can select from.  They are classified under 11 of the 16 Career Clusters. Some of the programs are unique to the college and others are offered at two or all three.   To find information about any of the Programs of Study, click on cluster to see the offerings at each college.

Is a Culinary Career for You? The Culinary Pro

Read more from the The Culinary Pro on if culinary is a career path you would enjoy

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Your Government Needs You (As Employees)

In our search for perks, cool coworkers, and a career full of excitement, it’s easy to overlook local government.

But Willair St. Vil, of Washington, DC’s Department of Human Resources, assures me there’s more to the DC government than meets …

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What Is Computer Programming?

Computer programming is a technology field that focuses on designing, writing, testing, and modifying instructions — or code — that computer systems and devices use to perform specific tasks.

This career requires technical expertise and programming skills to create the …

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Programs

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician

The Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician program provides specialized classroom instruction and practical shop experience to prepare students for employment…

Associate of Science in Medical Laboratory Science

The Medical Laboratory Science program gives students the skills and knowledge necessary to earn entry-level jobs. Under the supervision of…

Associate of Science in Nursing LSUA

The School of Nursing offers an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN). The nursing curriculum includes one semester of pre-requisite…

Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology

The Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology degree prepares students for careers as radiologic technologists and radiographers. Radiographers are highly…

Business Office Administration – Medical Office Concentration

The Business Office Administration – Medical Office Concentration offers a 60 credit hours/975 clock hour Associate in Applied Science. The…

Business Office Administration-Accounting Concentration

The AAS Business Office Administration – Accounting Concentration is a 60-credit hour/1065 clock hour program leading to an Associate of…

Business Office Administration-General Concentration

This program prepares individuals to perform the duties of special assistants for business executives and top management. It includes instruction…

Business Office Technology

A CTE course in Business Office Technology.

Cloud Computing

The A.A.S. in Cloud Computing program is designed to provide an opportunity to establish a strong foundation in cloud computing…

Commercial Vehicle Operator

The 240-hour clock hour Commercial Vehicle Operator (CVO) Program gives students the necessary skills to begin driving a truck professionally.…

Drafting and Design Technology

The Drafting & Design Technology program is a two-year technical program designed to give students essential knowledge and skills required…

Electrician Technology

The Electrician program provides a basic core of specialized instruction and practical shop experience to prepare students for employment in…

Forest Technology

The Forest Technology program prepares students to produce, protect, and manage timber; maintain and operate related equipment; and select, grade,…

Heavy Equipment Operator

The HEVO program is a short-term training course designed to prepare students to enter the heavy construction industry. Program content…

Industrial Manufacturing Technology

The Industrial Manufacturing Technology (IMFG) program provides students with a broad range of mechanical, electrical, and electronic skills. Students are…

Patient Care Technician

The Patient Care Technician (PCT) program consists of classroom/lab instruction and supervised/preceptor clinical activities. Prior to clinical, the student must…

Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician program provides students with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to qualify for entry-level positions…

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing (PN) program prepares students to meet the licensure requirements for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), as established…

Welding

The Welding Program prepares students for employment in the field of welding. Instruction is provided in various processes and techniques…

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Introduction to Coding by Learning Blade

Introduction to Coding!”Supporting Middle School Coding Requirements

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Louisiana Land Conservation Assistance Network

Learn about the Louisiana Land CAN. It works to promote the protection of farms, forests, ranches, endangered species habitats, wetlands …

Tools Of The Trade

An HCAV technician has favorites. Read how professions view their tools. https://www.achrnews.com/articles/152743-hvacr-professionals-highlight-their-most-underrated-tools

The Transportation Industry In 2023

What has been the forecast and what do we have to look forward to in the future.

https://www.atsinc.com/blog/2023-transportation-industry-market-forecast-update

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