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Majors and Career fields

Explore our 140 programs of study.


AS/Certificate Career Profiles

Job Outlook and Earnings is from: CareerOneStop.org (sponsored by US Department of Labor)

Business & Office Management
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information
Accounting Technology (A.S.) Billing, Cost & Rate Clerk, Tax Preparer, Payroll Clerk, Statement Clerk, Accounting Clerk, Bookkeeper $21,500 - $48,560 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to be 17% (FL) Bookkeeper & Accountants
Business Administration & Management (A.S.) Accounting, Hospitality & Tourism, Insurance, Office Administration & Real Estate Varies by position & experience Varies by position See Occupational Outlook Handbook: Business & Financial/Management
Hospitality & Tourism Management (A.S.) Hotel Manager, Food Service Manager, Asst. Managers, Restaurant Manager

Hotel/Motel Managers $32,450 - $125,950 (FL)

Food Service Manager $39,930 - $94,120 (FL)

Hotel/Motel Managers Stable at 12% (FL)

Food Preparation & Serving Managers Stable at 14%

Lodging Managers

Food Service Manager

Paralegal (A.S.) Paralegal, Legal Assistant $31,030 - $71,520 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated to be 32% (FL) Paralegal

Child Care & Human Services
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information
Early Childhood Education (A.S.) Preschool Teacher $18,040- $38,010 (FL) Increasing; growth expected to be 19% (FL) Preschool Teachers

Human Services (A.S.) (Addiction or Youth services)

Human Services (CCC)

Mental Health Technicians, Human Services Specialist, Outreach Worker, Addictions Specialist $21,000- $44,000 (FL) Stable; growth estimated to be 11% (FL) Social & Human Services Assistant

Computer Science & Information Technology
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information

Computer Programming (A.S.)

Computer Programming Specialist (CCC)

Computer Programmer,
Programmer Trainee
Computer Programmer $40,720 - $117,750 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to be 11% Computer Programmers
Internet Services Technology (A.S.)

Internet/ Intranet administrators,
Web site administrators,
Internet/ Intranet developers,
Web site developers, Webmasters,
Internet support specialists, Web page designers, Web managers

$33,800 - $94,300 (FL) Increasing, growth is estimated to be 19% (FL) Web Developers
Networking Administrator
(A.S.)
Network Administrator, Computer Support Specialist, Network Technician

Computer Support Specialist
$25,890 - $70,900 (FL)

Network Administrator
$46,940 - $118,890 (FL)

Computer Support Specialist Growth is estimated to be
18%(FL)

Network Administrator
Increasing by 26% (FL)

Computer User Support Specialist

Network Administrator


;Creative Arts & Communications
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information
Graphic Design Technology (A.S.)

Graphic Designer

$26,010- $69,110 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated
to be 15% (FL)
Graphic Designer

Interior Design Technology (A.S.)

Assistant Interior Designer, Kitchen & Bath Designer $24,080- $83,210 (FL) Growth estimated to be 20% (FL) Interior Designer
Motion Picture Production
Technology (A.S.)
Camera Operators, Video, and Motion Picture,
Audio/Sound Technician, Utility Production Assistant, Set builder, Video Editor, Camera Assistant, Production Crew member
$26,620- $77,670 (FL) Growth is estimated to be 5% (FL) Camera Operator

Health Science
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information

Dental Assisting (PSAV)

Dental Assistant $24,480 - $47,200 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated
to be 29% (FL)
Dental Assistant
Dental Hygiene (A.S.)

Dental Hygienist

$44,230 -$79,710 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated
to be 36% (FL)
Dental Hygienist

Health Information
Technology (A.S.)

Health Information
Specialist (CCC)

Health Information Technician, Coding
Supervisor

$23,000 - $57,700 (FL)

Increasing; growth is estimated to be 20% (FL)

Health Information Technician

Massage Therapy (PSAV)

Massage Therapist $19,770 - $64,710 (FL) Stable; growth estimated to be 21% (FL) Massage Therapist

Medical Assisting (PSAV)

Medical Assistant $21,630 - $37,700 (FL) Increasing; growth estimated to
be 29% (FL)
Medical Assistant
Medical Information
Coder/Biller (CCC)
Medical Coder, Medical Biller $23,000 -$57,700 (FL) Increasing; growth estimated to be 20% (FL) Medical Records Technician
Medical Transcription (A.T.D.) Medical Transcriptionist $21,850 - $45,510 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to
be 15% (FL)
Medical Transcriptionist
Nursing (A.S.) Registered Nurse $45,550 - $81,790 (FL) Increasing with growth
estimated to be 23% (FL)
Registered Nurse
Ophthalmic Medical
Technology (A.S.)
Ophthalmic Medical Technologist $26,840 - $48,100 (FL) Growth estimated to be 31% (FL) Ophthalmic Medical Technician
Patient Care Assistant (PSAV) Nurse Aide/ Assistant, Patient Care Assistant $18,620 - $30,320 (FL) Increasing; growth estimated to be 22% (FL) Nursing Assistant
Practical Nursing (PSAV) Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurse  $32,030 - $53,430 (FL) Increasing; growth estimated to be 24% (FL) LPN
Radiography (A.S.) Radiographer, Radiologic Technologist $33,920 - $70,030 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated to be 25% (FL)

Radiologic Technician

Radiologic Technologist

Respiratory Care (A.S.) Respiratory Therapist,
Respiratory Therapy Technician

Respiratory Therapist $40,650 - $69,300 (FL)

Respiratory Therapy Technician
$31,260- $58,820

Increasing; growth is estimated to be 23% (Florida) Respiratory Therapist
Surgical Technology (PSAV) Surgical Technologist, Surgical Technician $28,790 - $51,770 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to be 18% (FL) Surgical Technologist

Public Safety
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information
Crime Scene Technology
(A.S.) & (CCC)
Crime Scene Investigator, Forensics Technician $31,060 -
$68,630 (FL)
Stable; growth is estimated to
be 16% (FL)
Forensic Science Technician

Emergency Medical Technician (ATD)

Emergency Medical Services (A.S.)

Emergency Medical Technician $21,210 - $45,550 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated to be 29% (FL) Emergency Medical Technician
Firefighter (PSAV) Fire Fighter $28,210 - $84,000 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to
be 10% (FL)
Fire Fighter
Paramedic (CCC) Paramedic $21,210 -$45,550 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated
to be 29% (FL)
EMT & Paramedic

Science & Environment
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information

Biotechnology (A.S.)

Lab Technician, Chemical Technician $26,780 - $63,720 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to
be 8% (FL)
Biological Technicians

Environmental Science
Technology (A.S.)

Environmental Science
Technician (CCC)

Environmental Technician, Pollution- Control Technician $24,830 - $57,240 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated to be 21% (FL) Environmental Science Technician

Landscape & Horticulture
Management (A.S.)

Landscape &
Horticultural Professional
(CCC)

Landscape & Horticulture
Specialist (CCC)

Nursery Grower, Garden Center
Manager, Landscape Supervisor
$25,400 - $60,800 (FL) Increasing; growth is estimated
to be 20% (FL)
Landscaper

Trade & Industry
Name of Program Possible Job Titles Earnings Job Outlook* (2010-2010) Occupational Information
Automotive Service
Technology (PSAV)
Auto Mechanic, Tune Up Technician, Transmission Technician, Alignment
Technician, Brake Repairs, A/C Repairs
$21,500 - $58,750 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to be 14%(FL) Automotive Service
Cosmetology (PSAV) Hairdressers, Hairstylists & Cosmetologists $17,440 - $45,700 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to
be 12% (FL)
Hair Stylist
Diesel Technology (PSAV) Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists $28,220 - $61,390 (FL) Stable; growth is estimated to
be 13% (FL)
Diesel Engine Specialist
Electrical Power Technology
(A.S.)
Power Plant Operators, Industrial
Machinery Mechanics, Wind Technicians, Electrical & Mechanical Maintenance, Instrumentation Tech

Power Plant Operators ($45,720 - $82,650)

Industrial Machinery Mechanics
($27,960 - $66,420)($35,900 - $83,800 - FL)

Stable; growth estimated to be
3% to 6% (FL)

Power Plant Operators

Engineering Technology (AS)
(Electronics or Alternate Energy)
Engineering Technician $35,880 - $83,790 (FL) Stable; growth estimated to be
6% (FL)
Electronic Engineering Technician
Facilities Maintenance (PSAV) Maintenance & Repair Workers $20,730 - $50,710 (FL) Stable; growth estimated to be
15% (FL)
General Maintenance
Facials Specialty (PSAV) Skincare Specialist, Aesthetician, Facial
Treatment Specialist
$17,540 - $56,070 (FL) Increasing growth estimated to
be 23% (FL)
Skincare Specialist

 

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