Six Fast-Growing Careers Taking Over the U.S.

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Despite the delicate economy, these jobs are projected to experience significant growth until at least 2020.

Whether you are fresh out of college, unemployed, or considering a mid-career change, you want to land a job in a field that's growing.

Many careers throughout the country are experiencing modest growth, but some quickly expanding fields are seeing at least a 30 percent projected growth between 2010 and 2020, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Intrigued? Keep reading to learn more about six careers that are sweeping the nation.


EKU's Computer Information Systems program prepares students for leadership success in these high-demand careers

#2 Career: DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR -Projected Job Growth 2010-2020: 31 percent*

Education: Bachelor's degree in management information systems or a computer-related field. Companies with large databases may prefer an MBA.

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#6 Career: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER -Projected Job Growth 2010-2020: 30 percent*

Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related subject.

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Published on April 10, 2013

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