Career Cords

Students wearing career cords


By completing five semester courses within a selected career pathway, you may be eligible to wear a special colored cord at graduation.


  • Industry-Related Courses – 3 semesters
  • Subject-Related Courses – 2 semesters
    • TOTAL = 5 Semesters
  • Pathway course performance must be grade B or better.
  • Classes are counted from Fall of Freshmen year through Fall of Senior year (Spring classes from Senior year are not counted)
  • Recognition requires an overall 2.0 GPA and satisfactory citizenship/effort.

Portfolio components:

SENIORS! You will be notified in January which cords you qualify for. Please do not complete the portfolio or PowerPoint until you have been notified by the College and Career Center.


Please see the attached required documents below. Copies are also available in the Career Center.