• Engineering and Architecture Pathway

    This pathway is designed to provide a foundation in engineering and architecture sector pathways and occupations 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. (Citation: California Department of Education). 



    Poster shows how students can complete Engineering pathway in high school and then move right into tech school and college.    


    Engineering Design

    Course Name

    Grade Level



    Drafting 1




    Engineering Design




    Computer Drafting / Manufacturing





    Pathway courses should be taken in order. Any students who completes all the courses in the pathway, in order, earning a "C" grade or higher in all courses, will be granted a CTE Engineering Pathway Completer Certificate. Additionally, on his/her official transcript it will have the designation of CTE Pathway completer. This will help colleges and potential employers recognize this achievement. 


    For more information contact:

    Mr. Beatty
    Room IA3