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


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Online
  • Ashtabula Campus
  • Salem Campus
  • Trumbull Campus
  • Tuscarawas Campus

Examples of Possible Careers*

Court, municipal, and license clerks

  • 4.8% about as fast as the average
  • 163,700 number of jobs
  • $40,930 potential earnings

Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants

  • -20.4% decline
  • 593,400 number of jobs
  • $63,110 potential earnings

First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

  • -3.0% decline
  • 1,552,400 number of jobs
  • $58,450 potential earnings

Human resources assistants, except payroll and timekeeping

  • -5.0% decline
  • 123,900 number of jobs
  • $43,250 potential earnings

Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive

  • -10.1% decline
  • 2,250,200 number of jobs
  • $38,850 potential earnings

*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.