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Career Colleges and Vocational Schools in Maryland

Trade Schools in Maryland

Students exploring the possibility of attending trade schools in Maryland can choose from a variety of careers when they graduate. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that between 2008 and 2018, of the fastest-growing occupations, almost half are in health care or related careers. Job growth from 18 percent to 45 percent is expected overall, with environmental engineering technicians and travel agent careers taking the lead with high expected growth rates. Technicians/technologists also dominate the list in careers that include veterinary medicine, environmental science and protection, surgery, civil engineering, radiology, and medical and clinical lab work.

Economic outlook solid for graduates of trade schools in Maryland

Although Maryland's economy does rely on agriculture, the service, information technology, biotechnology and manufacturing sectors also contribute significantly to the economy. Maryland is one of the top three areas in the nation for life sciences research and development. With Maryland's proximity to Washington, D.C. and the Chesapeake Bay, tourism also contributes to the Old Line State economy. The U.S. Census Bureau reports that in 2009, Maryland's 5.7 million residents had one of the highest median incomes of any state in the nation at $69,272, with unemployment significantly below the national average at 7.4 percent. Bureau of Labor Statistics data for 2009 shows that the mean annual salary for all occupations in Maryland was $49,510, higher than the national figure of $43,460. This mid-Atlantic state has tremendous job potential for students graduating from trade schools in Maryland.

See also: Universities and Colleges in Maryland

Other Career Colleges & Vocational Schools in Maryland

Aaron's Academy of Beauty
Waldorf, Maryland
Aesthetics Institute of Cosmetology
Gaithersburg, Maryland
All-State Career School
Prepare for an exciting career in the trucking industry at All-State Career.
American Beauty Academy
Silver Spring, Maryland www.americanbeautyacademy.org
Award Beauty School
Hagerstown, Maryland www.awardbeautyschool.com
Baltimore School of Massage
Linthicum, Maryland www.bsom.com
Baltimore Studio of Hair Design
Baltimore, Maryland www.baltimorestudio.net
Blades School of Hair Design
California, Maryland
Delmarva Beauty Academy
Salisbury, Maryland www.delmarvabeautyacademy.com
Empire Beauty School
Owings Mills, Maryland www.empire.edu
Hair Academy Inc - New Carrollton
Hyattsville, Maryland
International Beauty School - Bel Air
Bel Air, Maryland
International Beauty School - Cumberland
Cumberland, Maryland
L'Academie de Cuisine
Gaithersburg, Maryland www.lacademie.com
Maryland Beauty Academy
Reisterstown, Maryland www.baltimorestudio.net
Maryland Beauty Academy of Essex
Essex, MD www.baltimorestudio.net
Medix School
Towson, Maryland. Dental assisting, medical assisting, medical office assistant. www.medixschool.edu
Montgomery Beauty School
Silver Spring, Maryland www.montgomerybeautyschool.com
New Creations Academy of Hair Design
Suitland, Maryland www.newcreationsacademy.com
Robert Paul Academy of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences
Timonium, Maryland www.robertpaulacademy.com
The Sheffield Institute For The Recording Arts
Phoenix (Baltimore), Maryland. Broadcasting, audio, video production.