Academic and Career Pathways

We have developed eight Academic and Career Pathways to help guide you to the classes that will lead to a fulfilling career. Each Pathway contains college programs that fit within that group.

As you begin your journey, we recommend you explore them all!

Behavioral and Social Sciences

• Anthropology • Child Development • Education • Ethnic Studies • Political Science • Psychology • Social Work • Sociology

Business and Professional Studies

• Accounting • Business Administration • Business Office Technology • Economics • Paralegal • Real Estate

Culture, People, and Ideas

• Ethnic Studies • History • Humanities • Kumeyaay Studies • Philosophy • Religious Study

Environmental and Applied Technology

• Automotive Technology • CADD Technology • Center for Water Studies • Computer Information Science • Environmental Health and Safety • Graphic Design • Ornamental Horticulture • Surveying

Health Sciences

• Biology Pre-Allied Health • Kinesiology • Public Health

Language and Communication

• American Sign Language • Arabic Studies • Communication • English • Spanish


• Astronomy • Biology • Chemistry • Earth Science • Engineering • Math • Physics

Visual and Performing Arts

• Art • Graphic Design • Music

Pre Academic and Career Pathways

We have two Pre-Academic and Career Pathways: English as a Second Language (ESL) if you would like to improve upon English literacy skills before entering an ACP, and Exploratory if you are not sure which ACP is right for you.

English as a Second Language Pre Academic and Career Pathway

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Exploratory Pre Academic and Career Pathway