Many of our New Charter University alumni have gone on to achieve successful career in a variety of areas, including Law Enforcement, Financial Operations, Intelligence Analysis, and other technical careers. Below you can view information on the careers available with New Charter’s degree offerings, as well as the projected outlook from the Bureau of Labor Statistics!

Business

Employment of business and financial operations occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations, adding about 632,400 new jobs. A stronger regulatory environment is driving the demand for more accountants and auditors who prepare and examine financial documents.

This median annual wage for business and financial occupations was $65,710 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200.

Careers that are available with a Bachelor’s Degree in business include Personal Financial Advisors, Management and Financial Analysts, Accountants and Auditors, Insurance Underwriters, and many more (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015).

Education

Employment of education, training, and library occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. About 697,600 new jobs are projected to be added from 2014 to 2024. Growth in education, training, and library occupations is influenced by school enrollments and budgets.

The median annual wage for education, training, and library occupations was $47,220 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200.

Careers available with a Bachelor’s degree in Education include Elementary, High School, and Post-Secondary teachers, Librarians, Teacher Assistants, and Instructional Coordinators (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015).

Communications

Employment of media and communication occupations is projected to grow 4 percent from 2014 to 2024, which will result in about 27,400 new jobs. Demand for media and communication occupations should stem from the need to create, edit, translate, and disseminate information through a variety of different platforms.

The median annual wage for media and communication occupations was $53,530 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200.

Careers available with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications include Technical Writers, Authors, Editors, Public Relations, Reports, Broadcast Engineers, and much more (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015).

Criminal Justice

Employment of police and detectives is projected to grow 4 percent from 2014 to 2024. While a continued desire for public safety is expected to result in a need for more officers, demand for employment is expected to vary depending on location, driven largely by local and state budgets. Even with crime rates falling in the last few years, demand for police services to maintain and improve public safety is expected to continue.

The median annual wage for police and detectives was $60,270 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200.

Careers available with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice include Police Officers, Private Investigators, Probation Officers, Crime Scene Investigators, and a variety of other careers within law enforcement and homeland security (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2015).

 


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