Military Choice

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May 8, 2017

Military Choice

Here are 10 programs to consider that fit well with military training and experience for many service members. They lead to careers that the 2017 Military Friendly Employers are recruiting for right now.

Air Traffic Controller

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to work in air-traffic management and control, usually with additional training at the FAA Flight Control Center in a cooperative education program. Includes instruction in flight control, the use of radar and electronic scanning devices, plotting of flights, radio communication, interpretation of weather conditions affecting flights, flight instrumentation used by pilots, and maintenance of flight-control center or control-tower log books.

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Air Traffic Control Specialist, Air Traffic Controller, Air Traffic Controller (Enroute Option), Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option), Control Tower Operator; Radar Air Traffic Controller

Criminal Justice/Police Science

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to perform the duties of police and public security officers, including patrol and investigative activities, traffic control, crowd control and public relations, witness interviewing, evidence collection and management, basic crime prevention methods, weapon and equipment operation and maintenance, report preparation and other routine law enforcement responsibilities.

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Law Enforcement Officer, Officer, Patrol Officer, Peace Officer, Police Officer, Police Patrol Officer, Public Safety Officer, State Trooper, Uniform Patrol Police Officer

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Alvernia University Bryant & Stratton College California University of Pennsylvania Cedar Crest Colllege Chattahoochee Technical College Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Delaware County Community College East Tennessee State University Excelsior College Fort Hays State University-Virtual Gwinnett Technical College  Indiana Wesleyan University Joliet Junior College Lasell College Liberty University Lindsey Wilson College Mercyhurst University Monroe College New England Institute of Technology Regis College- A Catholic University in Greater Boston Saint Leo University University of Nebraska Online University of Pittsburgh University of Rhode Island Upper Iowa University

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*Schools listed in this category are advertisers who 
have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Criminalistics and Criminal Science

What you’ll learn*
Program focuses on the application of clinical and criminal laboratory science, investigative techniques, and criminology to the reconstruction of crimes and the analysis of physical evidence. Includes instruction in laboratory science, laboratory procedures, criminology and police science, evidentiary testing and analysis, computer applications, record-keeping, reconstruction techniques, evidence handling and storage, and applications to specific types of evidence and crimes.

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Crime Laboratory Analyst, Crime Scene Analyst, Crime Scene Technician (Crime Scene Tech), CSI (Crime Scene Investigator), Evidence Technician

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Flagler College Saint Leo University University of North Carolina – Willmington

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have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Culinary Arts/Chef Training

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to provide professional chef and related cooking services in restaurants and other commercial food establishments. Includes instruction in recipe and menu planning, preparing and cooking of foods, supervising and training kitchen assistants, the management of food supplies and kitchen resources, aesthetics of food presentation, and familiarity or mastery of a wide variety of cuisines and culinary techniques.

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Chef, Banquet Chef, Certified Executive Chef (CEC), Cook, Corporate Executive Chef, Executive Chef, Executive Sous Chef, Head Cook, Line Cook

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Joliet Junior College Mercyhurst University Monroe College Stratford University

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have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Diver, Professional and Instructor

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to function as professional deep-water or scuba divers, diving instructors, or diving support personnel. Includes instruction in the use of diving equipment and related specialized gear; diving safety procedures; operation and maintenance of underwater life-support systems; underwater communication systems; decompression systems; underwater salvage; exploration, rescue, and photography; and installation and fitting of underwater mechanical systems and their maintenance, repair or demolition.

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Commercial Diver, Dive Superintendent, Dive Supervisor, Diver, Diver Tender, Diving Supervisor, Hard Hat Diver, Non Destructive Testing Under Water Welder (NDT U/W Welder), Salvage Diver, Tender

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CDA Technical Institute National Training Institute

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have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals, under the remote supervision of physicians, to recognize, assess and manage medical emergencies in prehospital settings and to supervise ambulance personnel. Includes instruction in basic, intermediate and advanced EMT procedures; emergency surgical procedures; medical triage; rescue operations; crisis scene management and personnel supervision; equipment operation and maintenance; patient stabilization, monitoring and care; drug administration; identification and preliminary diagnosis of diseases and injuries; communication and computer operations; basic anatomy, physiology, pathology, and toxicology; and professional standards and regulations.

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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), First Responder, Flight Paramedic, Paramedic

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Delaware County Community College Gwinnett Technical College Joliet Junior College

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have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Forensic Science and Technology

What you’ll learn*
Program that focuses on the analysis and evaluation of physical evidence, human testimony and criminal suspects. Includes instruction in forensic medicine, forensic dentistry, anthropology, psychology, entomology, pathology, forensic laboratory technology and autopsy procedures, DNA and blood pattern analysis, crime scene analysis, crime scene photography, fingerprint technology, document analysis, witness and suspect examination procedures, applicable law and regulations, and professional standards
and ethics.

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Forensic Science Examiner, Forensic Scientist, Forensic Specialist, Latent Fingerprint Examiner, Latent Print Examiner

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Cedar Crest College University of Rhode Island

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have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Railroad and Railway Transportation

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the operation of railroads and other aspects of the railway industry, including railroad and railyard service. Includes instruction in railway culture, operating skills, General Code of Operation rules, conductor service, signal systems, switching, transportation of hazardous materials, safety, and railway telecommunications systems.

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Brakeman, Carman, Locomotive Switch Operator, Transportation Specialist, Agent, Conductor, Train Master, Yardmaster, Conductor/Engineer

Secondary Education and Teaching

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to teach students in the secondary grades, which may include grades seven through 12, depending on the school system or state regulations. May include preparation to teach a comprehensive curriculum or specific subject matter.

Related Hot Jobs
Teacher, Art Teacher, English Teacher, High School English Teacher, History Teacher, Math Teacher (Mathematics Teacher), Science Teacher, Secondary Teacher, Social Studies Teacher, Spanish Teacher

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California University of Pennsylvania Cedar Crest College Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina East Tennessee State University Flagler College Fort Hays State University-Virtual Jacksonville University Liberty University Lindsey Wilson College Mercyhurst University University of Nebraska Online University of Rhode Island University of South Dakota

*Schools listed in this category are advertisers who 
have made an investment in you and are recruiting for these degree programs.

Traffic, Customs, and Transportation Clerk/Technician

What you’ll learn*
Program prepares individuals to perform duties associated with managing revenue-based customs, traffic or transportation services, such as control of domestic and international traffic, toll roads and waterways, and to assist in the dispatch and control of fleet-based traffic for businesses and public services.

Related Hot Jobs
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Technician, Cargo Agent, Documentation Clerk, Drop Shipment Clerk, Freight Broker, Intermodal Dispatcher, International Coordinator, Load Planner, Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Service Representative, Operations Manager

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