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CTE: Information Technology

Building Linkages in IT Occupations Framework: For Entry Level, Technical, and Professional Careers Related to the Design, Development, Support and Management of Hardware, Software, Multimedia, and Systems Integration Services.


Cluster Resources
2018 Sequence of Courses Document
Core Standards:
Assignment Code
Course Titles
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Unpacked Standards
Certification Requirements

*denotes authorizations that are no longer issued, but continue to make educators properly certified for the assignment
Career Cluster Foundational Courses
Foundations of CTE Overview
10004 Foundations of Technology Foundations of Technology-Unpacked Any certified CTE teacher
12053 Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship -Unpacked Agriculture Food & Natural Resources Cluster Endorsement
Architecture & Construction Cluster Endorsement
Arts AV Technology & Communications Cluster Endorsement
Business Management & Administration Cluster Endorsement
Education & Training Cluster Endorsement
FACS Endorsement
Finance Cluster Endorsement
Health Science Cluster Endorsement
Hospitality &Tourism Cluster Endorsement
Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Manufacturing Cluster Endorsement
Marketing Cluster Endorsement
Sales, Merchandising & Marketing Research Support Pathway Endorsement
STEM Cluster Endorsement
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Cluster Endorsement
*Agriculture Ed.,* Business Ed., *Marketing Ed, *Tech Ed.
22101 Leadership and Service Leadership and Service -Unpacked Any certified CTE teacher
22152 Employability Employability -Unpacked Any certified CTE teacher
22151 Career Exploration Career Exploration -Unpacked All certified teachers or certified school counselor
Career Cluster or Pathway Courses
10003 Introduction to Information Technology Introduction to Information Technology -Unpacked Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
K-12 Classroom Technology
*K-12 Educational Technology
Computer Science (K-12)
10101 Network Technologies Network Technologies -Unpacked Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Networking Systems & Information Support Pathway Endorsement
Arts AV Technology & Communications Cluster Endorsement
K-12 Classroom Technology
*K-12 Educational Technology
*Computer Science (K-12)
10152 Computer Programming I & II Computer Programming I & II -Unpacked Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Programming & Software Development Pathway Endorsement
Engineering & Robotics Pathway Endorsement
K-12 Classroom Technology
* K-12 Educational Technology
*Computer Science (K-12)
10108 Cybersecurity Unpacked standards not available Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Networking Systems Information Support Pathway Endorsement
10201 Web Development I & II Web Development I & II -Unpacked Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Web & Digital Communications Pathway Endorsement
Arts, AV Technology & Communications Cluster Endorsement
K-12 Classroom Technology
*K-12 Educational Technology
*Computer Science (K-12)
10251 Computer Hardware & Software Computer Hardware & Software -Unpacked Information Technology Cluster Endorsement
Networking Systems & Information Support Pathway Endorsement
*K-12 Educational Technology
*K-12 Classroom Technology
*Computer Science (K-12)
*Computer Repair and Maintenance
Capstone Experiences
80018 Youth Internships Youth Internship-Unpacked All Certified Teachers
80019 Senior Experience Senior Experience-Unpacked All certified teachers or certified school counselor
80026 Entrepreneurship Experience Entrepreneurship Experience-Unpacked All certified teachers or certified school counselor
22104 Service Learning Service Learning-Unpacked 7th-12th grade certified teacher or certified school counselor
80020 Youth Apprenticeship Youth Apprenticeship-Unpacked All certified teachers or certified school counselor
Project Lead the Way Courses
10604 PLTW MS Computer Science Unpacked standards not available PLTW Computer Science Pathway Endorsement
10013 PLTW Computer Science Essentials Unpacked standards not available PLTW Computer Science Pathway Endorsement
10015 PLTW Computer Science Principles Unpacked standards not available PLTW Computer Science Pathway Endorsement
10157 PLTW Computer Science A Unpacked standards not available PLTW Computer Science Pathway Endorsement
10016 PLTW Cybersecurity Unpacked standards not available PLTW Computer Science Pathway Endorsement


Direct questions to the Department of Education's Division of Career and Technical Education, Jamie Boettcher at (605) 220-3441.