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Table SH25. Standard errors for the percentage of public high school graduates who earned any credits and a minimum number of credits in each career/technical education (CTE) area: 2005
CTE area Any credits Minimum number of credits
1.0 or more credits 2.0 or more credits 3.0 or more credits 4.0 or more credits 5.0 or more credits
CTE total 0.28 0.39 0.59 0.80 0.86 0.82
             
Non-occupational CTE, total 0.85 1.08 1.01 0.61 0.37 0.25
Family and consumer sciences education 1.10 0.78 0.35 0.12 0.04 0.02
General labor market preparation, total 1.09 1.14 0.77 0.43 0.30 0.21
Basic keyboarding/typewriting 1.13 0.79 0.08
Career preparation 1.35 1.01 0.56 0.35 0.25 0.18
Industrial arts 0.49 0.32 0.14 0.07 0.03 0.02
Introduction to technology 0.89 0.55 0.11 0.03
Other general labor market preparation 0.33 0.30 0.07 0.06 0.06 0.05
             
Occupational education, total 0.46 0.62 0.79 0.76 0.67 0.59
Agriculture and natural resources 0.54 0.47 0.29 0.21 0.16 0.12
Business 1.08 0.87 0.41 0.20 0.14 0.08
Business finance 0.42 0.40 0.14 0.06 0.03
Business management 0.79 0.57 0.17 0.10 0.04 0.03
Business support 1.13 0.91 0.28 0.09 0.06 0.04
Communications and design 0.79 0.74 0.28 0.17 0.09 0.06
Computer and information sciences 0.91 0.75 0.24 0.12 0.09 0.07
Architecture and construction 0.33 0.28 0.15 0.12 0.09 0.07
Architecture 0.20 0.15 0.04 0.04 0.03
Construction 0.30 0.25 0.14 0.11 0.08 0.07
Consumer and culinary services 0.77 0.51 0.26 0.14 0.11 0.08
Consumer services 0.53 0.37 0.17 0.09 0.07 0.06
Culinary arts 0.74 0.37 0.15 0.09 0.07 0.05
Engineering technologies 0.53 0.39 0.21 0.13 0.08 0.05
Health sciences 0.66 0.34 0.22 0.19 0.12 0.09
             
Manufacturing, repair, and transportation 0.85 0.65 0.36 0.27 0.20 0.13
Manufacturing 0.82 0.58 0.30 0.16 0.11 0.06
Repair and transportation 0.38 0.32 0.23 0.20 0.16 0.09
Mechanics and repair 0.37 0.30 0.21 0.20 0.16 0.09
Transportation 0.21 0.15 0.09
Marketing 0.54 0.51 0.23 0.13 0.07 0.04
Public services 0.61 0.38 0.18 0.14 0.10 0.08
Education and library science 0.33 0.26 0.10 0.06 0.04 0.04
Education 0.30 0.21 0.09 0.06 0.04 0.04
Library science 0.18 0.16 0.04
Protective/legal services and public administration 0.49 0.27 0.14 0.12 0.09 0.07
Protective services 0.48 0.28 0.14 0.10 0.09 0.07
Public administration and legal services 0.08 0.06 0.04
Not applicable.
SOURCE: U .S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, High School Transcript Study (HSTS), 2005.


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