What are the top occupations aligned to each career cluster?

Total High School Students Enrolled

191,400

Total High School CTE Concentrators

2,364

Occupation Employment
(2016)
Median Pay
(2017)
Projected Growth
(2016-26)
Architectural and Engineering Managers 1,980 $125,010 5.6%
Computer and Information Research Scientists 480 $85,190 14.6%
Statisticians 320 $55,940 25%
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists 120 $52,890 8.3%
Aerospace Engineers 1,050 $90,620 7.6%
Chemical Engineers 340 $105,800 8.8%
Computer Hardware Engineers 150 $109,260 0%
Electrical Engineers 1,220 $95,860 9.8%
Electronics Engineers, Except Computer 1,880 $92,220 7.4%
Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors 530 $85,630 11.3%
Industrial Engineers 1,640 $82,310 11.6%
Materials Engineers 190 $92,010 5.3%
Mechanical Engineers 2,520 $84,200 8.7%
Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 330 $0 12.1%
Petroleum Engineers 2,830 $129,100 15.2%
Engineers, All Other 990 $82,980 4%
Microbiologists 50 $53,360 0%
Biological Scientists, All Other 290 $63,270 3.4%
Conservation Scientists 310 $65,290 3.2%
Physicists 60 $170,280 16.7%
Atmospheric and Space Scientists 150 $76,960 6.7%
Chemists 450 $67,420 8.9%
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 530 $60,720 7.5%
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 1,090 $113,690 15.6%
Economists 80 $66,870 12.5%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other 1,340 $52,310 6%
Social Scientists and Related Workers, All Other 180 $71,410 0%
Social Science Research Assistants 230 $31,440 8.7%
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Sources: Burning Glass Technologies and state education agencies

Credential Explorer

Credential (Oklahoma) Credential Type Supply/Demand Category Credentials
Demanded Earned
PLTW Principles of Engineering CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 445
PLTW Aerospace Engineering CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 92
PLTW Digital Electronics CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 63
Biotechnician Assistant Credential Certification Very Oversupplied 0 44
Electronics Systems Associate - DC Certification Very Oversupplied 0 37
Oklahoma CareerTech - Engine Repair Technician CTE Assessment Very Oversupplied 0 34
Electronics Systems Associate - AC Certification Very Oversupplied 0 22
Electronics Systems Associate - Semi-conductor Certification Very Oversupplied 0 12
Electronics Systems Associate - Digital Certification Moderately Oversupplied 0 10
Engineering byDesign Certification Supply meets demand 0 5
Oklahoma CareerTech - General Electronics Technician CTE Assessment Supply meets demand 0 5
Electronics Systems Associate Certification Supply meets demand 0 3
CertTEC Basic Composites Certification Supply meets demand 0 2
Certified Electronics Technician Certification Very Undersupplied 19 0