Career Trends and Projections

Occupations and Industries


  • Occupations: Types of paid work
  • Industries: Types of workplaces

The links below help answer questions such as: 

  • Which occupations will have rapid job growth?                                                                    
  • How many job openings are projected for different occupations?                                        
  • Which industries are growing or declining?                                                                           

While researching career options, read and ask about trends and projections for the specific career fields you’re considering, and ask how you can increase your job security in those fields.  

Food for thought:

“Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, there lies your vocation.” Aristotle

 “The place God calls you to, is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.”  Frederick Buechner