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Rapidly Growing Careers

OccupationProfessor can help you explore the most rapidly growing careers available. If the ease of finding a job and job stability are important factors to you, we can help find the right fit.

The best place to find the right career match is through taking the online assessment and exploring the professions matched to your profile. Many careers are considered to have a "Bright Outlook" which means they are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, will have large numbers of job openings, or are new and emerging occupations. OccupationProfessor will help you identify these fields in your search.

If you are interested in viewing some of these titles, here is a full listing:


Emergency Medical Technicians

Anesthesiologist Assistants



Bicycle Repairers

Biomedical Engineers


Brickmasons and Blockmasons

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians


Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers


Clinical Data Managers

Commercial Divers

Community H51-4012.00 Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Computer Systems Analysts


Construction Carpenters

Construction Laborers

Cost Estimators

Dental Assistants

Dental Hygienists

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Elevator Installers and Repairers

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Fence Erectors

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Genetic Counselors


Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Healthcare Social Workers

Hearing Aid Specialists

Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other

Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters



Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Home Health Aides

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Informatics Nurse Specialists

Information Security Analysts

Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall

Insulation Workers, Mechanical

Interpreters and Translators

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses


Logistics Analysts

Logistics Engineers

Low Vision Therapists, Orientation and Mobility Specialists, and Vision Rehabilitation Therapists

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists

Marriage and Family Therapists

Massage Therapists


Mechanical Door Repairers

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Medical and Health Services Managers

Medical Assistants

Medical Equipment Repairers

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Medical Secretaries

Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers

Mental Health Counselors

Neurodiagnostic Technologists

Nurse Anesthetists

Nurse Midwives

Nurse Practitioners

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Occupational Therapists

Occupational Therapy Aides

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Operations Research Analysts

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Ophthalmic Medical Technologists

Opticians, Dispensing


Orthotists and Prosthetists

Personal Care Aides

Personal Financial Advisors

Petroleum Engineers


Physical Therapist Aides

Physical Therapist Assistants

Physical Therapists

Physician Assistants

Pile-Driver Operators


Radiation Therapists

Radiologic Technicians

Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers


Rough Carpenters

Segmental Pavers

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Skincare Specialists

Social and Human Service Assistants

Software Developers, Applications

Solar Energy Installation Managers

Solar Photovoltaic Installers



Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors


Surgical Assistants

Surgical Technologists

Therapists, All Other

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

You can also check out further descriptions of these careers here via O*NET OnLine.

POSTED: 8-5-2015 at 3:25 PM (EDT)

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