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Match to Degrees: Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Scroll through the occupations to see which degrees or courses of study will prepare the applicant for that occupation and the minimum degree level (e.g. Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, etc.) required.

In this classification system the education and training required reflects the manner in which most workers become proficient in that occupation and the preferences of most employers.

The Annual Projected openings include estimates for new and replacement jobs.

Cells with N/A reflect the fact that California colleges did not grant a degree matched to that course of study in the most recent year. Visit our Postsecondary Education Value page to explore another important reason to obtain a degree.

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  • Colleges Offering Degree: Colleges that offer a major in the subject area
  • Enrollment in Discipline: Enrollment counts of students in the selected major at public 4-year colleges in California
  • Degrees Awarded: Degrees awarded to students in the selected major at public and private colleges in California

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Degrees / Certificates Awarded in 2010 for Public Institutions and 2009 for Non-Public Institutions from All Title IV Participating Institutions

Occupation Annual
Projected
Openings
Degree/Course of Study Minimum Degree Level Degrees
At
Minimum
Level
Degrees
Above
Minimum
Level
Degrees
At or Above
Minimum
Level
29-1011 - Chiropractors
Additional Information
Licenses Required
200 51.0101 - Chiropractic (DC)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Chiropractic Medicine175N/A175
29-1020 - Dentists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
N/A 51.0401 - Dentistry (DDS, DMD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Dentistry410N/A410
   51.0501 - Dental Clinical Sciences, General (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0502 - Advanced General Dentistry (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0503 - Oral Biology and Oral Pathology (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0504 - Dental Public Health and Education (Cert, MS/MPH, PhD/DPH)
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0505 - Dental Materials (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0506 - Endodontics/Endodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0507 - Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0508 - Orthodontics/Orthodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0509 - Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0510 - Periodontics/Periodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0511 - Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   51.0599 - Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0101 - Dental/Oral Surgery Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0102 - Dental Public Health Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0103 - Endodontics Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0104 - Oral Pathology Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0105 - Orthodontics Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0106 - Pedodontics Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0107 - Periodontics Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0108 - Prosthodontics Specialty
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
   60.0199 - Dental Residency Program, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in DentistryN/AN/AN/A
29-1031 - Dietitians & Nutritionists
Additional Information
230 19.0501 - Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees10N/A10
   19.0504 - Human Nutrition
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A88
   19.0505 - Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   19.0599 - Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   30.1901 - Nutrition Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees22339262
   51.3101 - Dietetics/Dietitian (RD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees49265557
   51.3102 - Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A2424
   51.3199 - Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1041 - Optometrists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
120 51.1701 - Optometry (OD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Optometry149N/A149
29-1051 - Pharmacists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
1,030 51.2001 - Pharmacy (PharmD (USA) PharmD, BS/BPharm (Canada))
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy Degrees344N/A344
   51.2002 - Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2003 - Pharmaceutics and Drug Design (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2004 - Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2005 - Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2006 - Clinical and Industrial Drug Development (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2007 - Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2008 - Clinical, Hospital, and Managed Care Pharmacy (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2009 - Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2099 - Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pharmacy DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1061 - Anesthesiologists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
40 60.0203 - Anesthesiology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0210 - Critical Care Anesthesiology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1062 - Family & General Practitioners
Additional Information
270 51.1201 - Medicine (MD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Medicine889N/A889
   51.1901 - Osteopathic Medicine/Osteopathy (DO)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0218 - Family Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1063 - Internists, General
Additional Information
140 60.0205 - Cardiology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0211 - Critical Care Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0217 - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0220 - Gastroenterology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0222 - Geriatric Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0224 - Hematology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0227 - Infectious Disease
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0228 - Internal Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0232 - Nephrology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0234 - Neurology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0236 - Nuclear Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0240 - Oncology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0257 - Pulmonary Disease
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0260 - Rheumatology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1064 - Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Additional Information
40 60.0231 - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0238 - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1065 - Pediatricians, General
Additional Information
60 60.0207 - Child/Pediatric Neurology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0218 - Family Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0231 - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0245 - Pediatric Cardiology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0246 - Pediatric Endocrinology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0247 - Pediatric Hemato-Oncology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0248 - Pediatric Nephrology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0249 - Pediatric Orthopedics
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0250 - Pediatric Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0251 - Pediatrics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1066 - Psychiatrists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
160 60.0208 - Child Psychiatry
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0255 - Psychiatry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0270 - Physical Medical and Rehabilitation/Psychiatry
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1067 - Surgeons
Additional Information
Licenses Required
160 60.0209 - Colon and Rectal Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0212 - Critical Care Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0221 - General Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0223 - Hand Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0233 - Neurological Surgery/Neurosurgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0242 - Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0243 - Otolaryngology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0249 - Pediatric Orthopedics
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0250 - Pediatric Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0253 - Plastic Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0261 - Sports Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0262 - Thoracic Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0263 - Urology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0264 - Vascular Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0265 - Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics (Orthopedic Surgery)
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0271 - Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1069 - Physicians & Surgeons, All Other
Additional Information
Licenses Required
650 51.1201 - Medicine (MD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Medicine889N/A889
   51.1901 - Osteopathic Medicine/Osteopathy (DO)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0201 - Aerospace Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0202 - Allergies and Immunology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0204 - Blood Banking
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0206 - Chemical Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0207 - Child/Pediatric Neurology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0213 - Dermatology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0214 - Dermatopathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0215 - Diagnostic Radiology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0216 - Emergency Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0217 - Endocrinology and Metabolism
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0219 - Forensic Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0220 - Gastroenterology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0224 - Hematology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0225 - Hematological Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0226 - Immunopathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0229 - Laboratory Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0230 - Musculoskeletal Oncology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0232 - Nephrology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0234 - Neurology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0235 - Neuropathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0236 - Nuclear Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0237 - Nuclear Radiology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0239 - Occupational Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0240 - Oncology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0241 - Ophthalmology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0243 - Otolaryngology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0244 - Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0252 - Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0254 - Preventive Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0256 - Public Health Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0257 - Pulmonary Disease
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0258 - Radiation Oncology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0259 - Radioisotopic Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0260 - Rheumatology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0261 - Sports Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0263 - Urology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0266 - Child Neurology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0267 - Cytopathology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0268 - Geriatric Medicine (Internal Medicine)
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0269 - Pediatric Urology
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0270 - Physical Medical and Rehabilitation/Psychiatry
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0271 - Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
   60.0299 - Medical Residency Programs, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Degrees in MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1071 - Physician Assistants
Additional Information
Licenses Required
310 51.0912 - Physician Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees28199227
29-1081 - Podiatrists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
N/A 51.2101 - Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Degrees in Podiatric MedicineN/AN/AN/A
29-1111 - Registered Nurses
Additional Information
Licenses Required
10,910 51.1600 - Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1601 - Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees7,0175,15812,175
   51.1603 - Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A99
   51.1604 - Nurse Anesthetist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A3838
   51.1605 - Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A138138
   51.1606 - Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1607 - Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1608 - Nursing Science (MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A100100
   51.1609 - Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A44
   51.1610 - Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1611 - Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1612 - Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1616 - Clinical Nurse Specialist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A122122
   51.1617 - Critical Care Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1618 - Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1699 - Nursing, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees94113207
29-1121 - Audiologists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
40 51.0201 - Communication Disorders, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees4031404
   51.0202 - Audiology/Audiologist and Hearing Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's DegreesN/A1313
   51.0204 - Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees21N/A21
   51.0299 - Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1122 - Occupational Therapists
Additional Information
290 51.2306 - Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees62311373
29-1123 - Physical Therapists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
520 51.2308 - Physical Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees129397526
   51.2311 - Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1124 - Radiation Therapists
Additional Information
N/A 51.0907 - Medical Radiologic Technology/Science Radiation Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees1196125
29-1125 - Recreational Therapists
Additional Information
50 51.2309 - Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1126 - Respiratory Therapists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
590 51.0908 - Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees66326689
29-1127 - Speech-Language Pathologists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
340 51.0201 - Communication Disorders, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees4031404
   51.0203 - Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees15N/A15
   51.0204 - Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees21N/A21
   51.0299 - Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1129 - Therapists, All Other
Additional Information
30 31.0505 - Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees44525470
   51.2301 - Art Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A11
   51.2302 - Dance Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2305 - Music Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees11112
   51.2399 - Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3601 - Movement Therapy and Movement Education
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3603 - Hypnotherapy/Hypnotherapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-1131 - Veterinarians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
200 51.2401 - Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2501 - Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2502 - Veterinary Anatomy (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2503 - Veterinary Physiology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2504 - Veterinary Microbiology and Immunobiology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2505 - Veterinary Pathology and Pathobiology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2506 - Veterinary Toxicology and Pharmacology (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2507 - Large Animal/Food Animal and Equine Surgery and Medicine (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2508 - Small/Companion Animal Surgery and Medicine (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2509 - Comparative and Laboratory Animal Medicine (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2510 - Veterinary Preventive Medicine Epidemiology and Public Health (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2511 - Veterinary Infectious Diseases (Cert, MS, PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   51.2599 - Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, Other (Cert, MS. PhD)
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0301 - Veterinary Anesthesiology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0302 - Veterinary Dentistry
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0303 - Veterinary Dermatology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0304 - Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0305 - Veterinary Internal Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0306 - Laboratory Animal Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0307 - Veterinary Microbiology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0308 - Veterinary Nutrition
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0309 - Veterinary Ophthalmology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0310 - Veterinary Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0311 - Veterinary Practice
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0312 - Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0313 - Veterinary Radiology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0314 - Veterinary Surgery
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0315 - Theriogenology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0316 - Veterinary Toxicology
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0317 - Zoological Medicine
Match to Other Occupations
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
   60.0399 - Veterinary Residency Programs, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Further Professional CertificateN/AN/AN/A
29-1199 - All Other Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners
Additional Information
Licenses Required
80 51.1009 - Phlebotomy/Phlebotomist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3301 - Acupuncture
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees44719466
   51.3302 - Traditional Chinese/Asian Medicine and Chinese Herbology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Master's Degrees1482150
   51.3303 - Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy (ND)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3304 - Homeopathic Medicine/Homeopathy
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3305 - Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3399 - Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3401 - Direct Entry Midwifery (LM, CPM)
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3701 - Aromatherapy
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.3702 - Herbalism/Herbalist
Match to Other Occupations
Master's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2011 - Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists
Additional Information
560 51.0808 - Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1002 - Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees3N/A3
   51.1005 - Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees27431
   51.1007 - Histologic Technology/Histotechnologist
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1010 - Cytogenetics/Genetics/Clinical Genetics Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1011 - Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1099 - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2012 - Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Additional Information
450 51.0802 - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1001 - Blood Bank Technology Specialist
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1003 - Hematology Technology/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.1004 - Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees21N/A21
   51.1008 - Histologic Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2021 - Dental Hygienists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
1,000 51.0602 - Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees397101498
29-2031 - Cardiovascular Technologists & Technicians
Additional Information
110 51.0901 - Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees55N/A55
   51.0902 - Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.0906 - Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.0915 - Cardiopulmonary Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2032 - Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Additional Information
130 51.0910 - Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees34N/A34
   51.0999 - Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2033 - Nuclear Medicine Technologists
Additional Information
Licenses Required
50 51.0905 - Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/A55
   51.0916 - Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2034 - Radiologic Technologists & Technicians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
580 51.0907 - Medical Radiologic Technology/Science Radiation Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees1196125
   51.0911 - Radiologic Technology/Science Radiographer
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees3806386
   51.0999 - Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2041 - Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics
Additional Information
Licenses Required
440 51.0810 - Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance)
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.0904 - Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr19994293
29-2051 - Dietetic Technicians
Additional Information
50 19.0501 - Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
   30.1901 - Nutrition Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
   51.3101 - Dietetics/Dietitian (RD)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
   51.3103 - Dietetic Technician (DTR)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
   51.3104 - Dietitian Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
29-2052 - Pharmacy Technicians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
940 51.0805 - Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
29-2053 - Psychiatric Technicians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
290 51.1502 - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr346110456
29-2054 - Respiratory Therapy Technicians
Additional Information
N/A 51.0812 - Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A7272
   51.0908 - Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr6689695
29-2055 - Surgical Technologists
Additional Information
350 51.0811 - Pathology/Pathologist Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.0909 - Surgical Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr143246
29-2056 - Veterinary Technologists & Technicians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
290 51.0808 - Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees183N/A183
29-2061 - Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses
Additional Information
Licenses Required
2,290 51.1613 - Licensed Practical /Vocational Nurse Training (LPN, LVN, Cert, Dipl, AAS)
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr9074041,311
29-2071 - Medical Records & Health Information Technicians
Additional Information
560 51.0000 - Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees421,3651,407
   51.0707 - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees203N/A203
   51.0713 - Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Associate Degrees3N/A3
29-2081 - Opticians, Dispensing
Additional Information
Licenses Required
180 51.1801 - Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
29-2091 - Orthotists & Prosthetists
Additional Information
N/A 51.2307 - Orthotist/Prosthetist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   51.2312 - Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
29-2099 - Health Technologists & Technicians, All Other
Additional Information
Licenses Required
490 51.0000 - Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A1,4071,407
   51.0801 - Medical/Clinical Assistant
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr9221,0361,958
   51.0899 - Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A1010
   51.0903 - Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology/Technologist
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A1919
   51.0914 - Gene/Genetic Therapy
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.0999 - Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.1011 - Renal/Dialysis Technologist/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.9999 - Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr32932
29-9010 - Occupational Health & Safety Specialists & Technicians
Additional Information
Licenses Required
N/A 15.0701 - Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   15.0703 - Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A77
   15.0799 - Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A22
   51.0916 - Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.2202 - Environmental Health
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A5555
   51.2206 - Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
Match to Other Occupations
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
29-9091 - Athletic Trainers
Additional Information
N/A 13.1314 - Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A105105
   31.0501 - Health and Physical Education, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr22,9802,982
   51.0913 - Athletic Training/Trainer
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A116116
29-9099 - All Other Health Professionals & Technicians
Additional Information
290 51.0000 - Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A1,4071,407
   51.0899 - Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/A1010
   51.0999 - Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 YrN/AN/AN/A
   51.9999 - Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate - Less than 2 Yr32932

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