Career pathways show you how to connect your educational choices – Career and Technical Education, Career Certifications, Two-Year Degrees, Four-Year Degrees and beyond – to work-based learning as you prepare for a host of careers in these 21st Century Industries. The pathways work both horizontally and vertically, showing you how far you need to go in your education and hands-on learning to be ready for the careers you want.
What Did We Learn Directly from Employers about the Careers at White Sands Missile Range, NASA, Jacobs Engineering, Virgin Galactic, Spaceport America, and Boeing?
If you want to become part of these amazing opportunities, following is more about the needed skills, degrees, and previous work experience that they are looking for. For a full report, click here.
These employers indicated that they hire people to fulfill a host of different roles in their organization. The following percentages indicate how many of them reported having jobs in these respective fields.
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
Business Management and Administration
Government and Public Administration
Arts, A/V Technology and Communications
Education and Training
Hospitality and Tourism
Other – Aerospace Operations
Average annual income most employees earn from their employers.
Most Requested Degrees
Electrical Engineering/Electronics Technology
Computer Information Technology
Computer Assisted Design
Most Requested Trades and Certificates
Airframe and Powerplant
Water Systems Operator
Emergency Medical Technician
Heavy Equipment Operator/Commercial Drivers License