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Author(s):Milano, J., Reed, B., and Weinstein, P
Title:A matter of degrees: Tomorrow's fastest growing jobs, and why community college graduates will get them
Organization:The New Democratic Leadership Council
Short Description:This study examines tomorrow’s hot jobs in four of the fastest growing sectors of the economy: education, health care, information technology, and energy and environment.
Annotation:This study examines tomorrow’s hot jobs in four of the fastest growing sectors of the economy: education, health care, information technology, and energy and environment. The study defines “hot jobs” as jobs paying above average wages (above the 2006 median wage of $32,000) and having above average growth (more than 10 percent), according to Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) projections for the period of 2006 to 2016.
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Community Colleges
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
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