Introduction to Career Pathways

Are you changing careers or just getting started?  Are you looking for new opportunities in your field?  What are the high-demand professions that offer a job today and a future tomorrow?

Click on any of these icons – representing the 10-county Charlotte region’s fastest-growing industries – to begin exploring the world of your next career.

Find the skills employers demand and the education and training opportunities in our area that can make you a competitive applicant. Charlotte Works is collaborating with local employers and educators to make sure the jobs and training needed to get them are available throughout the region.

Each industry offers a wide variety of possible careers, with specific pathways highlighted to help you match your interests with the area’s high-demand jobs. Each pathway shows the high-demand jobs, skills and education levels employers are seeking for the occupations in that pathway and shows you how to “move up the ladder.”

Click on a job title for a detailed profile of the work, skills and education needed and salary range.