According to U.S. News, the most lucrative careers are going to be found in the technology sector, or in the health care field.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics basically tracks this information on a yearly basis and right now the job of software developer, seems to be leading the way. Our technology in the United States, and around the world is changing, therefore there is a need for people in the technology and software development fields. As a result there are a large number of opportunities right now.
Other fields, which seem to be very lucrative are found in the medical or STEM areas. This includes jobs being a Statistician, Physician’s Assistant, Dentist, Nurse Practitioner, <span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">Nurse Anesthetist, Orthodontist and Pediatrician. </span>
<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);"> I would research these particular fields and determine which one stimulates your academic interest and skills. Each one of them will require a college education, and in the field of medical care, several years of academic and training beyond a bachelor’s degree. </span>
Paul recommends the following next steps:
- Research the various careers, academic and certification requirements needed for successfully entering the technology or medical care sectors.
- See a college academic advisor and determine which academic path is best suited for achieving your goals.
- Visit a college or state career center to see what jobs are available in the various professional sectors which interest you.