Trade Schools in Kentucky
Consider trade schools in Kentucky, a land of promising job opportunities, prospects for growth and true quality of life outside the office.
Workforce Kentucky reports that health care support occupations should experience 24.9 percent growth between 2008 and 2018, which is classified as very fast growth, comparatively. Of the 25 fastest-growing occupations in Kentucky, a whopping 15 are health care-related jobs. The "Kentucky's Occupational Outlook to 2018" publication estimates that more than one-quarter of 2018 projected employment will be in two of the largest occupational groups: office and administration support or sales and related occupations. The same study indicates that obtaining a postsecondary degree offers increased career opportunities, better job security and higher earning potential. As of 2010, those with an associate degree or vocational training earned an average annual wage of $40,500, much higher than those without postsecondary training.
What's it like to live and work in Kentucky?
The state offers the world-renowned Kentucky Derby and plentiful outdoor recreation activities, affordable housing, quality schools, and a low cost of living. RelocateAmerica's list of "Top 100 Places to Live in 2010" includes Lexington and Louisville, cited specifically as being poised for recovery and future growth. Additionally, Men's Health ranked Lexington and Louisville sixth and 31st, respectively, in "The 100 Best (and Worst) Places to Raise a Family" in in October 2009.
From Louisville to Lexington-Bluegrass, and every rolling hill in between, one of the trade schools in Kentucky can teach you the skills necessary to succeed in this state's flourishing careers.