Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Garland ISD: CTE STEM Cluster

Engineers and technologists are the type of people who are prepared to imagine, design and build.  Students who excel in this cluster like to solve problems, take things apart to see how they work and ask a lot of questions. They critical thinkers, curios and have a lot of creativity.

Courses include a wide range of topics including:

  • electronics
  • robotics and automation
  • engineering
  • biotechnology

North Garland’s Project Lead the Way (PLTW) program can start as early as middle school at Jackson Technology Center for Math and Science with a course in Gateway to Technology.


  • Biochemist
  • Civil Engineer
  • Engineers
  • Atmospheric and Space Scientist
  • Physicist
  • Forensic Science Technician
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Robotics and Automation Technician
  • Mathematician
  • Teacher
  • Cryptographer
  • Actuary

Graduation planning

Endorsement: Business & Industry

See course descriptions and endorsement pathways on the high school course descriptions page.

Available certificates

  • AutoDesk

Clubs and Organizations

One of the best ways to acquire experience in your chosen career is by joining a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO).