Career Paths with Jobs

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care and social assistance sectors are projected to gain the most jobs (5.6 million), followed by professional and business  services (3.8 million), and construction (1.8 million).  (Source: http://bls.gov/news.release/ecopro.htm)

Some of the fastest growing occupations requiring degrees are:

  • Biomedical engineers
  • Physical therapist assistants
  • Meeting, convention, and event planners
  • Diagnostic medical sonographers
  • Occupational therapy assistants
  • Physical therapist aides
  • Interpreters and translators
  • Market research analysts and marketing specialists
  • Marriage and family therapists
  • Physical therapists
  • Dental hygienists
  • Audiologists
  • Health educators
  • Cost estimators
  • Medical scientists, except epidemiologists
  • Mental health counselors
  • Veterinarians