# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Economics and Personal Finance Introduction

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Introduction

Related careers:

cluster: Business Management and Administration

pathway: Administrative Support

occupations:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Computer Operator
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Executive Assistant
  • Librarian
  • Library Assistant
  • Office Manager
  • Order Processor
  • Project Manager

cluster: Business Management and Administration

pathway: Business Information Management

occupations:

  • Budget Analyst
  • Cost Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Office Manager
  • Project Manager

cluster: Business Management and Administration

pathway: General Management

occupations:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Financial Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Project Manager

cluster: Business Management and Administration

pathway: Human Resources Management

occupations:

  • Compensation and Benefits Manager
  • EEO Specialist
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Occupational Analyst
  • Office Manager
  • Project Manager

cluster: Finance

pathway: Accounting

occupations:

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Controller
  • Cost Analyst
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Revenue Agent

cluster: Finance

pathway: Banking Services

occupations:

  • Branch Manager
  • Compliance Officer
  • Credit Analyst
  • Debt Counselor
  • Financial Manager
  • Loan Officer

cluster: Finance

pathway: Business Finance

occupations:

  • Accountant
  • Controller
  • Cost Analyst
  • Economist

cluster: Finance

pathway: Insurance

occupations:

  • Claims Adjuster
  • Claims Examiner
  • Compliance Officer
  • Insurance Processing Clerk

cluster: Finance

pathway: Securities and Investments

occupations:

  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Securities and Commodities Sales Agent
  • Tax Preparer

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Foreign Service

occupations:

  • Diplomatic Courier
  • Foreign Service Worker
  • Interpreter/Translator

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Governance

occupations:

  • Legislative Aide
  • Legislator
  • Lobbyist

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: National Security

occupations:

  • Combat Specialty Officer
  • Military Enlisted Personnel
  • Military Intelligence Specialist
  • Military Officer
  • Special Forces Personnel

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Planning

occupations:

  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Economic Development Coordinator
  • Economist
  • Interviewer
  • Urban and Regional Planner

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Public Management and Administration

occupations:

  • Court Clerk
  • Eligibility Specialist
  • Government Accountant/Auditor
  • Mail Carrier
  • Postal Service Clerk
  • Postmaster/Mail Superintendent

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Regulation

occupations:

  • Aviation Inspector
  • Compliance Officer
  • Environmental Compliance Inspector
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Private Detective, Investigator
  • Transit Vehicle Inspector

cluster: Government and Public Administration

pathway: Revenue and Taxation

occupations:

  • Compliance Officer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Real Estate Appraiser
  • Revenue Agent

The framework is divided into two sections: course content and related information. The course content consists of the tasks/competencies validated by industry experts as either essential or desirable (optional) for an entry-level worker to know or be able to do. Each task/competency is accompanied by a definition, a number of process/skill questions (not present in some frameworks), and various related elements that reinforce or are reinforced by its particular instructional objective. Following the course content section, the related information section includes unduplicated lists of various elements correlated with each task, supplementary information showing ways in which these elements relate to the course, and various general requirements for CTE students in Virginia.

Frameworks may include the following elements. Elements identified by an asterisk (*) are not found in all frameworks:

The following documents and Web sites are designed to enhance CTE course instruction in Virginia: