Career Trends Stories

January 18 2018, 9:20PM PST

Automotive Techs Have Great Opportunities

Though the automotive industry is down, there is still a need for auto mechanics. Many people are keeping their old cars instead of buying new ones creating a need for qualified techs. Those who earn automotive technician degrees will be able to find the best jobs because of their qualifications.

After nine weeks since starting its first class, Oklahoma Technical College has drawn nation wide attention. Officials from the automotive career school, WyoTech, visited OTC to see [Read More]

Animation is a Hot Career

A career in animation is a popular choice if you have artistic talent, and an aptitude for computers. Earning an animation degree can land you coveted jobs at major film studios and graphics companies. This is a popular career choice, and those with the skills can work in this very fast paced career.

DreamWorks Animation SKG said Thursday it will boost its production pace to five movies every two years -- adding a picture to its previous two-a-year release [Read More]

Certificate Program in Viticulture

Busy professionals often look to certificate programs as a part of continuing education while they remain working full time. Most of theses programs are online, but may have some hands on courses. Texas tech is offering a specialized viticulture certificate program that is designed for people who are already on the commercial growing industry.

Applications are being accepted through June 30 for the next cycle of the professional certificate program in viticulture, according to program coordinators. Candidates for [Read More]

Be in Demand With a Medical Degree

Chronic illnesses, cancer, and pandemics are just a few reasons why healthcare workers are critical to our nations well being. But we are facing a critical shortage of qualified workers. Those who are looking for the best career opportunities will find that earning a medical degree online can get you ready for an important career.

"There is no doubt that acute public health workforce shortages need to be addressed in Southwest Virginia, Virginia, the United States, and beyond," [Read More]

Criminal Justice Degree: ATF Agent

There are many exciting careers to consider when looking to earn your criminal justice degree. People in this field are often employed by local law enforcement bureaus, the federal government and the private sector. The federal government even employs people specifically to uphold laws related to alcohol, tobacco and fire arms.

ATF agents are federally employed officers who monitor alcohol, tobacco and firearms laws and cases. This law enforcement branch is officially supported by the U.S. Department of Treasury and [Read More]

RN to BSN Degree Offers More Opportunities

The Field of health care is booming, but there remains a critical shortage of nurses who are available to fill many available positions. Many registered nurses are earning their online degree to get their BSN or Bachelor of Science in nursing. This is regularly done while an RN continues to work. There are many benefits ties to earning your RN to BSN degree.

This is a program designed for Registered Nurse graduates of associate's degree or [Read More]

Earn your Nursing Degree Online

Earning your nursing degree online can prepare you for a degree that is in high demand. Nationwide there is a need for qualified nurses in a variety of settings. With a degree in nursing you have the option of working in hospitals, doctor's offices and in private settings.

Online LPN nursing classes continue to grow in popularity. Due to the chronic shortage of qualified LPN's (Licensed Practical Nurse) and LVN's (Licensed Vocational Nurse), nursing in general has become [Read More]

Business and Health Care in One Degree

The health care industry is hot, but you want to earn your business major online. There are many exciting areas to pursue in the business world, and Capella University had found a way to parlay these two markets in to one degree. Capella University recently announced that it will be adding a new program in their Bachelor of Science in Business online degree program, with a Health Care Management specialization.

"Aspiring health care administrators must often choose between a [Read More]

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