Big Sky Pathways
Knowledge and Skills Gap Analysis Worksheets
The following are links to the following Career Clusters Pathway Knowledge and Skills Statement Worksheets developed for Montana Big Sky Pathways. You will notice not every pathway has a link. To view the National Career Clusters Pathway Knowledge and Skills Statements, you can click on the Career Cluster link and scroll down to the apprpriate pathway.
The production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products/resources.
- Food Products and Processing Systems
- Plant Systems
- Animal Systems
- Power, Structural & Technical Systems
- Natural Resources Systems
- Environmental Service Systems
- Agribusiness Systems
Designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
- Audio and Video Technology and Film
- Printing Technology
- Visual Arts
- Performing Arts
- Journalism and Broadcasting
Planning, services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management.
- Securities & Investments
- Business Finance
- Banking Services
Planning and performing government functions at the local, state and federal levels, including governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, and regulations.
- National Security
- Foreign Service
- Revenue and Taxation
- Public Management and Administration
Planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development.
- Therapeutic Services
- Diagnostic Services
- Health Informatics
- Support Services
- Biotechnology Research and Development
Hospitality & Tourism encompasses the management, marketing and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging, attractions, recreation events and travel related services.
- Restaurants and Food/Beverage Services
- Travel & Tourism
- Recreation, Amusements & Attractions
Preparing individuals for employment in career pathways that relate to families and human needs such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care, and consumer services.
- Early Childhood Development & Services
- Counseling & Mental Health Services
- Family & Community Services
- Personal Care Services
- Consumer Services
Building linkages in IT occupations for entry level, technical, and professional careers related to the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services.
- Network Systems
- Information Support and Services
- Web and Digital Communications
- Programming and Software Development
Planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.
- Correction Services
- Emergency and Fire Management Services
- Security & Protective Services
- Law Enforcement Services
- Legal Services
Planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering.
- Manufacturing Production Process Development
- Maintenance, Installation & Repair
- Quality Assurance
- Logistics & Inventory Control
- Health, Safety and Environmental Assurance
- Skills USA Welding
- Skills USA Precision Machining
Planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, social science, engineering) including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services.
- Engineering and Technology
- Science and Math
Planning, management, and movement of people, materials, and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail and water and related professional and technical support services such as transportation infrastructure planning and management, logistics services, mobile equipment and facility maintenance.
- Transportation Operations
- Logistics Planning and Management Services
- Warehousing and Distribution Center Operations
- Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance
- Transportation Systems/Infrastructure
- Planning, Management and Regulation
- Health, Safety and Environmental Management
- Sales and Service
- Skills USA - Automotive Worksheet