Careers in Health Care

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Electronic Sources

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Ref HF5382.5 .U5 O33 2018

  • Latest edition available online
  • Includes nature of the work, working conditions, training required, advancement, employment, job outlook, earnings, and links to professional websites.

O’NET Online From the Occupational Information Network Resource Center

  • Information provided includes job requirements, competencies, wages, and employment trends.

Career OneStop

  • “Explore Careers” to browse occupations.
  • Click on "FindTraining" or "Find Local to locate schools offering a specific program.

Career Cruising

  • Learn About Careers> 16 Career Clusters tab> Health Science> Related Careers tab

Careers in Focus: Nursing. Ferguson, 2011.  ProQuest Ebook Central.

Information on 25 nursing careers.

301 Careers in Nursing. Springer, 2017. ProQuest Ebook Central.

Print Sources

AMA’s Health Care Careers Directory [Ref R847 .D57 2012]

Information on 81 health care careers, Including a list of accredited educational institutions offering that program.

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance

Ref HF5381 .E52 2018 (6 vols.)


K. Pitcher, L-109,     Revised 5/1/2019