A career in welding can provide individuals with a stable and profitable career path. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, there is a projected job growth of 5% in the next 10 years in Virginia, with 290 annual projected job openings in Virginia.
A career in construction has one of the highest employment opportunities in Virginia. Researchers anticipate a 9% growth among occupations in this industry.
The department of labor states there are millions of jobs now and in the future for health care. Many career pathways are available in this profession as well.
A career in information technology can expect a 34% growth in jobs by 2020. Virginia has a particularly strong commitment to the technology industry, as a result, opportunities for careers with a strong focus on IT are widely available.