Most In-Demand Careers with an Associate's Degree

Associate's degree holders may be wondering about the most in-demand careers they can pursue. Retail Salespersons rank as the most sought-after career, with 67,337 job openings annually, followed by Registered Nurses with 63,541 openings and Cashiers with 54,227 openings. Learn more about these potential careers and others, below!

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O*NET OnLine Career data: O*NET 25.1 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (“USDOL/ETA”). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA

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