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    Federal Jobs for Education Majors

    Education majors study how people learn and how to best teach them. Classes cover such topics as educational psychology, school health and safety issues, and the planning of classroom activities (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for education majors. Education and Training Specialists Educ. and Vocational Training Specialists Vocational Rehabilitation Specialists Educational Program Specialists Employee Development Specialists ...
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    Federal Jobs for Electrical Engineering Technology Majors

    Students of electrical engineering technology learn the design, drafting, and technical skills they need to assist engineers and put engineering ideas into action. Classes cover such topics as electrical circuitry, systems analysis and testing, and instrument preparation (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for electrical engineering technology majors. Communications Specialists Electronics Technicians Patent Examiners Electronics Mechanics _Return ...
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    Federal Jobs for Employee / Labor Relations Majors

    Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for employee/labor relations majors. Contractor Industrial Relations Specialists Employee Relations Specialists Hearing and Appeals Specialists Labor Management Relations Examiners Labor Relations Specialists Mediators Salary and Wage Administrators Workers Compensation Claims Examiners _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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    Federal Jobs for Engineering Majors

    Engineering majors learn to use science and math to solve practical problems and help create everything from assembly lines and oil-drilling techniques to spacecraft and MP3 players (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for engineering majors of all specialties. General Engineers Civil Engineers Mechanical Engineers Electrical Engineers Electronics Engineers Aerospace Engineers Industrial Engineers Nuclear Engineers Computer Engineers ...
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    Federal Jobs for English and Literature Majors

    English majors read, discuss, and write about the literature and culture of English-speaking people. They also learn about the history, structure, and use of the English language. (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for English literature majors. Editorial Assistants Printing Specialists Public Affairs Specialists Technical Writers and Editors Writers and Editors Administrative and Programs Specialists Program Analysts ...
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    Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    The Master of Business Administration degree might not be an obvious choice for those considering government careers - yet MBA graduates are currently in very strong demand at some of the major government agencies, including the Department of Labor, US Postal Service, and NASA. A master's degree in business administration will help you to grasp the complex relationship between the public ...
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    Federal Jobs for Environmental Studies Majors

    Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for environmental studies majors. Ecologists Environmental Health Technicians Environmental Protection Assistants Environmental Protection Specialists Gen. Fish and Wildlife Administrators Fish and Wildlife Refuge Management Administrative and Programs Specialists Toxicologists GAO Evaluators _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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    Homeland Security Degrees

    Homeland Security Degrees
    Homeland Security degree programs represent a new directive in academia which responds to the specialized defense needs of the United States (generally understood as triggered by 9/11). Since the creation of the Department of Homeland Security, the federal government has been investing heavily in the development of Homeland Security curriculum among community colleges, four-year institutions, and postgraduate schools across America. Homeland ...
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    Federal Jobs for Epidemiology Majors

    Epidemiology majors study disease, disability, and trauma within and between groups. They explore ways of stopping the spread of disease and discouraging behaviors that lead to harm. Areas of instruction include statistics, chemistry, biology, genetics, and more. (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for epidemiology majors. Environmental Health Technicians General Health Scientists Industrial Hygienists Microbiologists _Return to ...
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    Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration

    Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration
    Public administration degrees are specifically designed for those who are seeking careers in government policy and administration; therefore, this degree has a more exact focus than a Criminal Justice degree or an MBA. The curriculum includes leadership and management skills, strategic planning, media relations, and disaster response. One can expect to come away from a program in public administration with a ...
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    Federal Jobs for Finance Majors

    Finance majors learn how to make financial decisions for companies and nonprofit organizations. Course work covers such topics as planning, raising funds, making wise investments, and controlling costs (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for finance majors. Appraisers and Assessors Budget Analysts Financial Administrators Financial Analysts Financial Institution Examiners Securities Compliance Examiners Tax Examiners Trade Specialists _Return ...
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    Federal Jobs for Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management Majors

    Students in this major combine the study of marine biology and oceanography with the study of natural resource economics and management. They apply what they learn to address the problems of freshwater and saltwater environments. Some of these problems include flooding, pollution, and the effects of recreational activity (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for water, wetlands, ...
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    Federal Jobs for Food Technology and Safety Majors

    Students in this major learn how to process, store, and package foods. Their studies include the principles of science and engineering, the techniques of food preservation and handling, and related business concepts (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for criminal justice / law enforcement majors. Consumer Safety Inspectors Consumer Safety Officers Dietitian and Nutritionists Food Assistance Program ...
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    Federal Jobs for Foreign Language Majors

    These programs either introduce students to language studies or focus on one or more unnamed modern foreign languages (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for foreign language majors. Air Safety Investigators Border Patrol Agents Customs Inspectors Language Specialists Equal Employment Opportunity Specialists Foreign Affairs Specialists Foreign Agricult. Affairs Specialists Intelligence Specialists _Return to Find Federal Jobs for ...
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    25K in Scholarships for Military Dependents

    25K in Scholarships for Military Dependents
    The fourth annual Homefront America, American Patriot Freedom Scholarship program is now accepting applications from qualified military dependent children. Applications must be postmarked by Friday, April 24, 2009. For program application, eligibility requirements and guidelines, please visit the organization's scholarship website, or its main website. The American Patriot Freedom Scholarship Program was established in 2006 to offer appreciation to those families, ...
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    Federal Jobs for Forestry Majors

    Students in this major learn how to manage and develop forests for varied purposes, from the production of wood products to recreation to preserving biodiversity, the variety of living things in an area (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for criminal justice / law enforcement majors. Foresters Soil Conservationists Management Analysts Program Analysts Gen. Fish and Wildlife ...
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    Looking for Federal Work Experience? Get an Apprenticeship

    Looking for Federal Work Experience? Get an Apprenticeship
    Apprenticeships with the Federal Government provide an individual the opportunity to learn and obtain qualifications in a specified trade or craft. Apprenticeships partner students with mentors and role models to support current and future professional growth and development. These opportunities vary in length from agency to agency and often take place during the summer following the school year. Requirements for eligibility ...
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    Secretary Duncan Announces Grant Competition to Retrain Displaced Workers, Help Rebuild America's Economy

    Secretary Duncan Announces Grant Competition to Retrain Displaced Workers, Help Rebuild America's Economy
    Milwaukee — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited the Milwaukee Area Technical College today to announce a $7 million special competitive grant to establish innovative and sustainable community college programs that prepare displaced workers for second careers. This first-of-its-kind grant program will be used to develop national models that can be replicated across the country, especially in communities where autoworkers ...
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    Top Six Federal Government Co-ops

    Top Six Federal Government Co-ops
    Cooperative Education provides the opportunity for the student, educational institution, and a Federal department or agency to enhance a student’s career through a combination of classroom studies and on-the-job training. Students can serve their nation while receiving experience for future employment opportunities. Programs are offered to students from a variety of disciplines including meteorology, chemistry, physics, engineering, mathematics, ecology and the ...
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    Fiscal Crisis Threatens GI Bill Program

    Fiscal Crisis Threatens GI Bill Program
    The worldwide financial crisis has hit private colleges hard enough that relatively few are likely to participate in the Post-9/11 GI Bill's "Yellow Ribbon" initiative when it begins this fall, says Keith M. Wilson, director of education service for the Veterans Benefits Administration. Under the Yellow Ribbon program, private colleges and universities can enter into agreements with the Department of Veterans ...
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