|Table H85. Percentage of public high school graduates who were occupational concentrators, by disability status, limited English proficiency (LEP) status, and occupational area of concentration: 2005|
|Occupational area of concentration||All graduates||Disability status in grade 12||LEP status in grade 12|
|Has disability||No reported disability||LEP||No reported LEP|
|Number of graduates||2,417,400||208,000||2,209,400||81,200||2,336,200|
|Percent who were 2-credit occupational concentrators1|
|Any occupational concentration||38.8||43.8||38.4||26.4||39.3|
|Agriculture and natural resources||4.7||7.5||4.5||1.8||4.8|
|Communications and design||5.4||3.7||5.6||2.4||5.5|
|Computer and information sciences||3.7||2.8||3.8||2.3||3.8|
|Construction and architecture||2.1||4.9||1.9||1.3||2.2|
|Consumer and culinary services||4.4||7.1||4.1||3.3||4.4|
|Manufacturing, repair, and transportation||7.5||14.4||6.9||6.5||7.5|
|Percent who were 3-credit occupational concentrators2|
|Any occupational concentration||21.3||26.1||20.8||11.3||21.6|
|Agriculture and natural resources||2.9||5.0||2.8||0.7||!||3.0|
|Communications and design||2.0||1.5||2.1||0.9||!||2.1|
|Computer and information sciences||1.4||0.9||1.5||0.6||!||1.5|
|Construction and architecture||1.2||3.2||1.0||0.5||!||1.2|
|Consumer and culinary services||2.2||4.2||2.0||1.2||2.2|
|Manufacturing, repair, and transportation||4.5||9.1||4.1||3.0||4.6|
|! Interpret data with caution. Standard error is more than one-third of the estimate.
1 2-credit occupational concentrators are defined as graduates who earned 2.0 or more credits in any one of the 11 occupational areas listed in this table.
23-credit occupational concentrators are defined as graduates who earned 3.0 or more credits in any one of the 11 occupational areas listed in this table.
NOTE: This table shows, for example, that among public high school graduates with a disability from the class of 2005, 7.5 percent were 2-credit occupational concentrators in agriculture and natural resources.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, High School Transcript Study (HSTS), 2005.