Popular Careers

Most people know about a few of the common careers in business, education, science, law, technology, engineering and other major job market segments, but the full range of available careers in each industry can contain a few surprising entries. We've put together some quick overviews of a few important occupational categories, including general information about educational requirements and some illustrative employment and salary data.

There remain a few industries that we're still working on profiling for articles like these, but don't forget to check back in from time to time if your preferred career field isn't represented when you visit. In the meantime, if you've ever wondered about jobs in the legal profession other than judge and attorney, been curious about the types of careers available for science, tech, engineering and math (STEM) graduates, wanted to know what people actually find themselves doing in the workforce once they earn a business degree or had any other curiosities about specific careers or the greater job market, take a tour through the articles below.