ERIC Number: ED351089
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Employment, Salary and Placement Information Related to Career Programs at Johnson County Community College.
Conklin, Karen A.
Johnson County Community College (JCCC), in Kansas, offers formal career programs for 12 of the 20 fastest growing occupations requiring postsecondary training, and for 13 of the 30 occupations projected to be the fastest growing between 1990 and 2005. Following an introduction to general trends and data sources, this guide presents profiles of the outlook for particular careers. Employment and salary projections for the greater Kansas city area, the state of Kansas, and the nation, as well as salary and placement information for JCCC program completers (where appropriate) are provided for the following 39 occupations: accounting; administration of justice/law enforcement; automotive body repair technology; automotive technology; aviation maintenance technology; business entrepreneurship; carpentry technology; chef apprentice; civil engineering technology; commercial art; construction management; data processing; dental hygiene; drafting technology; electronics engineering technology; emergency medical science; fashion merchandising; fire science; health information technology; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning technology; hospitality management; industrial programmable controls; interior merchandising; interpreter training; marketing and management; metal fabrication; nursing; occupational therapy assistant; office automation technology; office careers; paralegal; physical therapy assistant; printing technology; radiologic technology; respiratory therapy; sales and customer relations; turf management; veterinary technology; and welding technology. The guide concludes with brief profiles of four JCCC programs for which minimal outlook data are available. (MAB)
Descriptors: Career Information Systems, Career Planning, Careers, College Programs, Community Colleges, Demand Occupations, Directories, Employment Projections, Employment Statistics, Futures (of Society), Guides, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Salaries, School Surveys, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education, Vocational Interests
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Johnson County Community Coll., Overland Park, KS. Office of Institutional Research.