The Career Profile Project
Career Profile Project
Job Title and Job Description
I work with high schools and colleges in a program called Tech Prep that provides students with activities that lead them to postsecondary education in technical fields.
What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?
In education in general the focus will be on well-qualified teachers who can assure academic and technical skill gains for students. There will be plenty of jobs.
What new technology will be important?
Information Technology and everything related to it.
What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?
College, cross-cultural work experience, community organizing, marketing, grantwriting and fundraising.
What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?
Postsecondary education that focuses on workplace experiences throughout.
When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?
|Skills Used||Rating (5=Most Important thru|
|Athletic / Physical|
|Coordination / Using Hands, Tools, and Equipment|
|Investigative / Fact Finding|
|leadership and Supervising|
|Sales and Negotiation|
|Scientific and Experimental|
|Social Service / Helping Skills|
|Teaching / Instructing|
|Understanding Nature, Plants, Animals|
Interview By: MH