Wyoming Career & Technical Assessment

Please click the “Enter the WyCTA Database” link below to logon to the online data collection pages. Please scroll down to review the WyCTA document library.

PRES Associates and the Wyoming Department of Education thank you for your hard work on this year’s WyCTA.

Please note that all data should be entered into the database by May 31, 2015. If you will not be able to finish by this deadline, please contact PRES Associates.

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Wyoming Pathway Competencies & Objectives

Agriculture & Natural Resources Competencies

Download Complete Agriculture & Natural Resources Competencies

Download Agriculture Business Competencies

Download Agriculture Mechanics Competencies

Download Animal Science Competencies

DownloadNatural Resource Management Competencies

Download Plant Science Competencies

Architecture & Construction Competencies

Download Complete Architecture & Construction Competencies

Download Architecture Drafting Competencies

Download Cabinetmaking and Woodworking Competencies

Download Carpentry Competencies

Download Tech Drafting Competencies

Business Competencies

Download Complete Business Competencies

Download Accounting Business Competencies

Download Business Tech & Operations Pathway Blueprint

Download Finance Business Competencies

Download Marketing Management & Entrepreneurship Business Competencies

Family & Consumer Science Competencies

Download Complete Family & Consumer Science Competencies

Download Child & Human Development Competencies

Download Interior Design Competencies

Download Life Management Competencies

Download Textiles Competencies

Manufacturing Competencies

DownloadComplete Manufacturing Competencies

DownloadPrecision Machining Competencies

DownloadWelding Competencies

Tourism, Hospitality, Foods & Nutrition Competencies

DownloadComplete Tourism, Hospitality, Foods & Nutrition Competencies

DownloadFoods, Nutrition & Wellness Competencies

DownloadProfessional Foods Competencies

DownloadTourism, Hospitality & Lodging Management Competencies


WyCTA Document Library

Download WyCTA Database Manual 
Click here to view instructions for collecting and reporting data.

Download Secondary Rubrics
Click here to view the rubrics for secondary evaluators for all required skills.

Download Post-Secondary Rubrics
Click here to view the rubrics for post-secondary evaluators for all required skills. Please note that the assessment of the Applied Science component is optional.

Download Perkins IV Secondary Indicator Calculations and Data Elements
Click here to view how each of the Secondary Perkins Indicators are calculated.

Download Who do I include in the database?
Click here to view directions on what students to assess and include in the database.

Download What content areas do I assess?
Click here to view directions on what content areas should be assessed.

Download Directions for Online WyCTE Assessments
Click here to view directions for administering student performance assessments

Download Secondary Prompts
Click here to view prompts for secondary evaluators for all required skills.

Download Post-Secondary Prompts
Click here to view prompts for post-secondary evaluators for all required skills.

Download SCED Codes 
Click here to view a manual for mapping courses to SCED codes.

Download Career Clusters & CIP Codes
Click here to view a chart identifying the CIP codes associated with each career cluster.

Download Non-Traditional CIP Codes
Click here to view a document identifying CIP Codes associated with non-traditional programs by gender.

Go Online Guide to CIP Codes and Career Clusters Online Guide to CIP Codes and Career Clusters
Click here to go to the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics online index of CIP codes. You can search for CIP codes and view descriptions of each CIP code. The system contains the lastest revision (2010) for CIP codes.

Download WyCTA/State Standards Crosswalk
Click here to view a quick reference guide detailing the relationship between the WyCTA and the Wyoming vocational

Download Wyoming Vocational Standards
Click here to view the Wyoming State Board of Education Career/Vocational Education Content and Performance Standards.