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Connecticut Degrees: Help Your Career Grow with the Economy

Connecticut is beginning to see some sectors of its economy rebound after the recent downturn. The state has added about 9,300 new jobs in the hospitality and leisure services industry since the beginning of 2010, as well as about 1,100 new positions filled in educational services this year. The health care job market has also been active, with about 4,300 new jobs being created.

Connecticut Careers on the Move

The state projects job growth in many professions through 2018, but some Connecticut careers may expand rapidly as the state and national economy improves. Connecticut estimates that the job market should be very good for qualified applicants in the following occupations:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Computer Software Engineer
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Personal Finance Adviser

The registered nursing career field is expected to have as many as 5,300 new positions to fill through 2018, and there may be up to 2,100 computer software engineers needed during the same period.

Connecticut Schools can Help You Compete

The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that almost 35 percent of Connecticut's residents have a Bachelor's degree and over 15 percent have continued their education to an advanced degree level. Even in an unpredictable economic environment there may be competition for jobs; earning a college degree can help you compete on equal terms, if not make your resume stand out from the stack.

Many Connecticut schools offer online degree programs for students with jobs and families. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the 2009 mean annual salary for a computer software engineer in Connecticut was about $94,970, and a personal financial adviser earned about $125,210. Connecticut schools can help get you started on the path to a rewarding new career.

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Computer-Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
  • Founded in 1946 to train New England’s workforce for success across a wide range of vocational professions.
  • Focuses on training students in the technical and professional skills essential for their chosen career.
  • Offers classes taught by teachers with years of experience in the field.
  • Provides full-time career services to help students pursue career options.
  • Has 9 campuses throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts.
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Master of Architecture (M.Arch) Program

The School of Architecture at Taliesin builds architects of the future by offering comprehensive study towards a professional Master of Architecture (M.Arch) degree. The program is designed for students who thrive in a multifaceted environment focusing on rigorous design, critical thinking, and hands-on learning. The School’s specialized approach facilitates an individualized educational experience and fosters a close relationship between students, faculty, and staff.

MBA - Full Time

Wherever you are in your professional life, graduate programs at Bentley University provide a clear path to future-proof your career. Whether you are launching a career, advancing in your chosen field, or breaking into a new industry, the MBA and MS programs at Bentley combine distinctive courses, resources and experiences to maximize your return on investment.

 

Located minutes west of Boston, Bentley’s MBA programs are tailored to your academic background and professional experience and come with a proven plan to help you earn the salary you deserve. Master of Science programs at Bentley help you develop expertise in a specific business discipline, positioning you excel at leading companies and other organizations. All Bentley graduate students learn from faculty who have a deep knowledge in their respective fields and work closely with a talented career services office that was recently ranked #2 in the country by the Princeton Review.

Aviation Maintenance Management Technology
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  • Training aviation professionals since 1932, it is one of the few aviation schools to offer both aviation maintenance and professional pilot training programs.
  • Offers programs like Aviation Maintenance Professional, Aviation Maintenance Technology, and more.
  • Approved for Veteran's training for Veterans utilizing their educational benefits.
  • The New England campus at Hanscom Air Field in Bedford, MA and is awarded accreditation through the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
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Diesel

At Universal Technical Institute (UTI), you won't just train for a career. You'll train for success. The hands-on training and high-tech skills you'll get at UTI can put you on the fast track toward a rewarding career as a professional technician. Across the nation, you'll find UTI-trained technicians working in great jobs with leading manufacturers, dealerships and repair shops. 

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Diesel Technology
Lincoln Tech , East Windsor
  • Encompasses the Lincoln Tech, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England brands.
  • Lincoln schools made more than $15 million available nationally through scholarships to qualified students in 2015.
  • Designated a Military Friendly School for the 6th year in a row by Victory Media; offers exclusive scholarship for servicemen and women and their families.
  • First Lincoln Tech campus opened in 1946; now 30 campuses in 15 states across the United States.
  • Campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), Accrediting Commission of Career Schools (ACCSC), Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and New England Association of Schools and Colleges – Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC)
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BBA, General Business
Berkeley College , White Plains
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Degree Programs in 2018 by the U.S. News & World Report.
  • Admits students throughout the year with quarterly start dates in January, April, July, and September.
  • Provides faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments.
  • Offers associate and bachelor degree programs in business, design, health, plus certificate programs in practical nurse, medical assistant, and more.
  • Preparing students for professional and personal success since 1931.
  • More than $59 million in Berkeley College institutional aid was provided to qualified students during the 2016-2017 award year
  • Over 7,100 students (more than 440 international students, representing nearly 75 countries).
  • 3,000+ students took at least one online class in fall 2017
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American Institute , West Hartford

At American Institute, we believe you can become whatever you want to be, and we’re ready to help you get there. We pride ourselves on working hard to deliver quality, innovative education to our students that gives them the skills to begin or enhance their careers. We try to help our students meet their goals of changing or enhancing their careers, and also help prospective employers of our graduates in meeting the workforce needs of the 21st century while actively participating in the communities we operate within.

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International Baking and Pastry
  • Has been training students in the culinary arts since 1946.
  • Teaches hands-on culinary training in French, Asian, Mediterranean, Latin and American cooking, along with professional baking and pastry techniques.
  • Helps students gain professional skills in culinary management.
  • Offers an Italian Culinary Arts program where students get to externship in Italy.
  • Its instructors are respected chefs who put their dedication and life experiences into their instruction.
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Funeral Service Management, BS
  • Features a 100% student-operated internet radio station called The Pulse.
  • Offers on-campus housing options for students.
  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), with programmatic accreditation from numerous organizations, including the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CDA) and Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • 2 campuses located in Hartford and Southington, Connecticut, with online options as well.
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