Career and College Readiness

Career and College Readiness


The Career Ready Practices are intended to establish goals for CTE programs, yet the practices are relevant for all students.

• Act as a responsible and contributing citizen and employee.
• Apply appropriate academic and technical skills.
• Attend to personal health and financial well-being.
• Communicate clearly and effectively and with reason.
• Consider the environmental, social and economic impacts of decisions.
• Demonstrate creativity and innovation.
• Employ valid and reliable research strategies.
• Utilize critical thinking to make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
• Model integrity, ethical leadership and effective management.
• Plan education and career paths aligned to personal goals.
• Use technology to enhance productivity.
• Work productively in teams while using cultural global competence.


NYS Career Zone

Occupational Outlook Handbook

College Board - Majors and Career Central