The Perkins IV articulations are offered in Tennessee's Seven Career Clusters:
- Arts and Communications
- Business and Marketing
- Human Services
- Hospitality and Tourism
- Manufacturing, Construction and Transportation
- Sciences and Technologies
Major activities of the Perkins IV include development and maintenance of articulation agreements, providing professional development activities, establishing and maintaining collaborative partnerships, providing in-service training workshops for secondary schools, sponsoring college-wide recruitment activities, monitoring students' progress, tracking and advising, and providing campus tours for students.