Skip to content

 Applied Technology Career Cluster

 

The Applied Technology career cluster is composed of occupations in graphics, manufacturing and cosmetology fields.

 

Occupation Starting Salary Entry Level Education
Graphic Designer $29,084 AAS
Multimedia Artist/Animator $31,366 AAS
Hairstylist $22,505 TC
Nail Technician $16,880 CP
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic $30,830 AAS
Millwright $30,383 AAS
Production Line Supervisor $36,629 AAS
Construction and Manufacturing Welder $36,000 TC

 

Students interested in this career cluster would find jobs as

  • Graphic Designer
  • Hairstylist
    _______________________
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Construction and Manufacturing Welder
  • Production Line Supervisor

 

Program Videos

Cosmetology General Technology
Graphic Communications

Truck Driving

 
Welding  

                                                          

At PCCUA, the pathway tied to this cluster includes the following programs of study:

  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
  •  
  • General Technology - Program of Study Form
  •  
  •           Advanced Manufacturing Technical Certificate - Program of Study Form
  •                Students who earn this certificate can advance to the AAS General Technology program at PCCUA.
  •  
  •           Advanced Manufacturing Certificate of Proficiency - Program of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the TC Advanced Manufacturing program at PCCUA.
    •  
  •           Renewable Energy Technology - Program of Study Form
  •                Students who earn this certificate can advance to the AAS General Technology program at PCCUA.
  •  
  •           Renewable Energy Technology Certiciate of Proficiency - Program of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the TC Renewable Energy Technology program at PCCUA.
    •  
  • Graphic Communications - Program of Study Form
  •      Students who earn either of these degrees can advance to the Bachelor of Applied Science at UAFS.
  •  
    • Computer Art and Design Certificate of Proficiency - Program of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the AAS Graphic Communications.
      •  
    • Graphic Communications Certificate of Proficiency - Program of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the AAS Graphic Communications.
    •  
  • Technical Certificate (TC)
  • Cosmetology - Program of Study Form
  •  
  • Welding - Program of Study Form
  •  
  •           General Welding Techniques Certificate of ProficiencyProgram of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the TC Welding program at PCCUA.
    •  
    • Inert Gas Welding Certificate of Proficiency - Program of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the TC Welding program at PCCUA
    •  
    • Mild Steel Welding Certificate of ProficiencyProgram of Study Form
    •      Students who earn this certificate can advance to the TC Welding program at PCCUA.

Certificate of Proficiency (CP)