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The Career Pathways Assessment System offers high school students a way to measure their readiness for postsecondary education or entry into the workforce through innovative computer-based assessments and Career Competency Qualifications.

Rather than focusing on academic skills alone, cPass® assessments measure both the knowledge and skills needed for specific career pathways. This innovative system provides a more accurate way to judge students’ readiness for real-world careers.

Computer-Based Assessments

Pathway Sections Items
General CTE 4 115
Comprehensive Agriculture 4 115
Power, Structural, and Technical Systems Module 1 20
Animal Systems 3 100
Plant Systems 3 100
Horticulture Module 1 25
Manufacturing Production 3 100
Testing window for all pathways: Oct. 1, 2016, through May 5, 2017

Career Competency Qualifications