There's a huge demand for nurses all over the world. Nurse's are crucial to the daily operation and running of hospitals, retirement homes, clinics, most other types of health care facilities. The BLS predicts by 2026, field will grow by 36%.
Massage therapists treat clients by using touch to manipulate the muscles and other soft tissues of the body. With their touch, therapists relieve pain, help heal injuries, improve circulation, relieve stress, increase relaxation, and aid in the general wellness of clients.
Software developers are the creative minds behind computer programs. Some develop the applications that allow people to do specific tasks on a computer or another device. Others develop the underlying systems that run the devices or that control networks.
Employment of police and detectives is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. The continued need for public safety is expected to lead to new openings for officers, although demand may vary by location.
Overall employment of kindergarten and elementary school teachers is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Rising student enrollment should increase demand for kindergarten and elementary teachers.
Psychologists study cognitive, emotional, and social processes and behavior by observing, interpreting how individuals relate to one another and to their environments helping improve processes and behaviors.
Employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Healthcare occupations are projected to add more jobs than any of the other occupational groups.
A career in business is versatile. Some occupations, such as human resources managers, involve working with people; others, including logisticians, focus on products. No matter your interest, there’s likely a business angle to it that you could pursue.
According to studies from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), employers often rank skills such as critical thinking and communication—hallmarks of liberal arts training—above technical aptitude as essential for career readiness.
The Information above is from The Bureau of Labor Statistics, August 2018.