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Best College Degrees for In-Demand Careers

Best College Degrees for In-Demand Careers

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YAHOO! Education recently published an article outlining the best college degrees for in-demand careers.  A degree in Business took the number one spot.  What's more, half of the featured degrees on the list are offered at Northwood University.  Own your future with a degree in one of these in-demand careers. Highlights from the article are below, see the full article at education.yahoo.net

Business In-Demand Career Spotlight

  • Human resources specialists are often responsible for managing a company's payroll, recruitment, and benefits. Overall employment is projected to grow by 22 percent between 2008 and 2018.
  • Financial analysts provide investment information to companies and individuals. Financial analyst positions are projected to increase by 20 percent during the 2008 and 2018 decade.
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree Programs

Accounting In-Demand Career Spotlight

  • Accountants/auditors generally oversee the financial aspects of companies, such as budgets, taxes, and public records. Accounting jobs are projected to grow by 22 percent between 2008 and 2018.
  • Cost estimators usually predict the cost, size, and duration of projects in construction and manufacturing. Cost estimator positions are projected to grow by 25 percent between 2008 and 2018.
  • Accounting Degree Program

Health Care Administration In-Demand Spotlight

  • Medical and health services managers handle the day-to-day operations of care facilities, such as personnel, finances, and admissions. The employment of medical and health services managers is projected to increase by 16 percent from 2008 to 2018.
  • Health Care Management Degree Program

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Florida Students Contribute Over 2000 Volunteer Hours to Community Causes

Florida Students Contribute Over 2000 Volunteer Hours to Community Causes

Northwood to Host NAIA Men's Soccer Championships in Partnership with Palm Beach Sports Commission

Northwood to Host NAIA Men's Soccer Championships in Partnership with Palm Beach Sports Commission