Calcasieu Parish Career Diploma Majors

Calcasieu Parish Career Diploma Majors*

With Examples of Job Opportunities in Each Area

Agriculture Production            
(Farmer, Forestry, Ag Produce Inspector, Park Manager)

Animal Science                           
(Veterinary Assistant, Animal Production, Wildlife Agent)

Horticulture                                
(Landscape Management, Tree Surgeon, Golf Course Manager, Florist)

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Heating and Ventilation ^   
(HVAC Installer / Service & Repair)

Carpentry and Construction   
(Residential/Commercial Carpenter, Roofer, Drywall Installer, Planner)

Electrical ^                                  
(Residential/Commercial Electrician   Installation / Service & Repair)

Plumbing ^                                 
(Residential/Commercial Plumber   Installation / Service & Repair

Commercial Arts                        
(Commercial Photography/Video, Advertising, Web Design)

Graphic Arts                               
(Illustrators, Commercial Artists, Web Design)

Mass Communication                
(TV/Radio Production, Reporter, Newspaper/Magazine, Public Relations)

Administrative Support             
(Administrative Assistant, Receptionist, Data Input Clerk)

Business Administration            
(Office Manager, Human Resources Assistant, Insurance Advisor/Adjuster)

Education                                    
(Teachers Aide, Child Care/Day Care Worker, Nanny)

Law and Order ^                                   
(Court Reporter, Paralegal, Law Enforcement, Legal Researcher)

Allied Health                               
(EMT Tech / Ambulance, Fire Fighter, Safety Inspector)

Nursing                                       
(Nursing Assistant, Licensed Practiced Nurse, Home Health Aide)

Pharmacy Technician                
(Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacy Sales)

Sports Medicine                          
(Athletic Trainer, Physical Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapist)

Culinary Arts                             
(Executive Chef, Caterer, Restaurant Cook/Manager)

Personal Care Services - Cosmetology             
(Cosmetologist, Nail Technician, Skin Care Specialist)

Management of Family Resources       
(Cooperative Extension Worker, Financial Planning Assistant)

Computer Networking              
(Wiring Specialist, Network Specialist, Help Desk, Network Designer)

Information Systems                  
(Web Administrator, Computer Support Services, Desktop Publisher)

Process Technology #                 
(Plant Process Technician, Instrumentation)

Pipefitting                                               
(Pipe fitter's Helper, Pipe fitter, Welder Helper, Planner, Inspector)

Welding                                       
(Welder's Helper, Welder, Pipe fitter's Helper, Planner, Inspector)

Marketing and Sales Management       
(Retail Sales, Product Sales, Advertising, Marketing Research)

Drafting & Design                      
(Residential/Commercial/Industrial Drafter, Landscape Designer)

Aviation Maintenance Technology #    
(Aviation Maintenance Technician)

Collision Repair Technology     
(Paint & Body Repair Technician/Manager, Insurance Estimator)

Automotive Technology             
(Automotive Technician, Diesel Technician, Road Assistance Tech)

Power Mechanics                       
(Industrial Equipment Tech, Small Engine Repair, Outboard Motor Repair)

*Total of 32 Majors                           
^ Available 10-11 School Year            
# Available through SOWELA STEPS