CTE Pathways: Fashion & Design

Take a blank canvas and make it into something brand new with a career in fashion or interior design. If you have an eye for color palettes and coordinating textures, these fields may be the perfect outlet for you to express and challenge yourself.

Makeup Artistry Pathway

Sharpen your makeup skills and turn it into a career! Help others feel beautiful by becoming an expert in make-up application and chemistry or turn your skills into a form of special effects for the entertainment industry. This pathway is offered as an extracurricular, after-school program.


YEAR 1: Intermediate Makeup Artistry
Course Description

As an introductory and intermediate course, students will learn basic makeup application techniques, sanitation requirements, color theory, product chemistry and more. The course begins with a history of makeup artistry before diving into skin types, how to hold consultations and basic portfolio creation. Students will have the opportunity to become OSHA 10 certified.

YEAR 2: Advanced Makeup Artistry
Course Description

In this course, students will learn advanced techniques and about the products and equipment used for makeup application in a variety of fields such as fashion, photography, theatrical productions and film/TV. The course will cover horror, aging and fantasy effects, along with understanding make-up needs for characters based on scripts. Students will update their portfolios and have the opportunity to become first aid/CPR certified.


Students who complete Intermediate Makeup Artistry will receive an OSHA/Red Cross 10-Hour Certification Card.

Students who complete Advanced Makeup Artistry receive a Red Cross CPR and first aid card.

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Angelica Benedic, CTE Teacher

Learn More: CTE Pathways at Warren

Each CTE Pathway is industry-focused and usually consists of 2-3 courses. The last course in the pathway is the capstone. When students complete a course they may receive college credit or receive an industry certificate. Click on each industry below to see details about the courses and outcomes.



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Film & Video

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Makeup Artistry

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Food Science & Culinary Arts

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Game Programming

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Audiovisual Tech Support

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Machining & Forming

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