All Illinois Pathways

Empowering Learners to Explore


​Aligned to the National Career Cluster Framework, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Programs of Study enable the State's education institutions to align their curriculum, assessments and career counseling with the State's growing economic development sectors thereby ensuring successful transitions to employment and a stronger economy for Illinois.  Select any Career Cluster below to learn more.  This information is beneficial to:

  • Students planning their education and training for a STEM career pathway.
  • Students interested in finding out about STEM career options.
  • Administrators and Educators planning for or updating STEM programs.
  • Community members interested in finding out what recommended STEM programs can include.

Illinois Pathways and STEM Learning Exchanges


Illinois Pathways Guide