College of Applied and Technical Studies
www.kent.edu/cats


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Tuscarawas Campus

Examples of Possible Careers*

Farm labor contractors

  • 10.4% much faster than the average
  • 800 number of jobs
  • $47,780 potential earnings

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

  • -6.5% decline
  • 952,300 number of jobs
  • $68,090 potential earnings

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

  • -1.1% decline
  • 53,200 number of jobs
  • $50,080 potential earnings

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products

  • 0.9% little or no change
  • 1,399,700 number of jobs
  • $62,070 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Commodity trader
  • Grain buyer/merchandiser

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.