11-9121.00 – Natural Sciences Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields.
Related job titles: Natural Science Manager, Water Team Leader, Fisheries
Director, Health Sciences Manager, Laboratory Manager, Natural Resources Planner, Research and Development Director, Coastal Management Planner, Environmental Manager, Mineral and Aggregate Resources Planner
25-1072.00 – Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of both teaching and research.
Related job titles: Professor, Nursing Professor, Instructor, Faculty Member, Nursing Instructor, Lecturer, Clinical Nursing Instructor, Clinical Nursing Professor, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator
29-1064.00 – Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases of women, especially those affecting the reproductive system and the process of childbirth.
Related job titles: Physician, Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN),
Medical Doctor (MD), OB/GYN Physician (Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician), Gynecologist
29-1122.00 – Occupational Therapists
Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that help restore vocational, homemaking, and daily living skills, as well as general independence, to disabled persons.
Related job titles: Occupational Therapist (OT), Registered Occupational
Therapist, Staff Therapist, Assistive Technology Trainer, Industrial Rehabilitation Consultant
15-2031.00 – Operations Research Analysts
Formulate and apply mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods using a computer to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions. May develop related software, service, or products. Frequently concentrates on collecting and analyzing data and developing decision support software. May develop and supply optimal time, cost, or
logistics networks for program evaluation, review, or implementation.
Related job titles: Operations Research Analyst, Operations Research
Manager, Scientist, Analytical Strategist
29-1041.00 – Optometrists
Diagnose, manage, and treat conditions and diseases of the human eye and visual system. Examine eyes and visual system, diagnose problems or impairments, prescribe corrective lenses, and provide treatment. May prescribe therapeutic drugs to treat specific eye conditions.
Related job titles: Optometrist, Doctor of Optometry (OD), Doctor
29-1022.00 – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Perform surgery on mouth, jaws, and related head and neck structure to execute difficult and multiple extractions of teeth, to remove tumors and other abnormal growths, to correct abnormal jaw relations by mandibular or maxillary revision, to prepare mouth for insertion of dental prosthesis, or to treat fractured jaws.
Related job titles: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (OMS), Oral Surgeon,
Dental Service Chief, Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
29-1023.00 – Orthodontists
Examine, diagnose, and treat dental malocclusions and oral cavity anomalies. Design and fabricate appliances to realign teeth and jaws to produce and maintain normal function and to improve appearance.
Related job titles: Orthodontist
29-2091.00 – Orthotists and Prosthetists
Assist patients with disabling conditions of limbs and spine or with partial or total absence of limb by fitting and preparing orthopedic braces or prostheses.
Related job titles: Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist (CPO), Certified Prosthetist (CP), Orthotist/Prosthetist, Orthotist, Certified Orthotist (CO), Orthotic/Prosthetic Practitioner, Prosthetist, Licensed Prosthetist/Orthotist (LPO), American Board Certified Orthotist (ABC Orthotist), Licensed Certified Orthotist.
29-1065.00 – Pediatricians, General
Diagnose, treat, and help prevent children’s diseases and injuries.
Related job titles: Pediatrician, General Pediatrician, Medical Doctor (MD), Physician, Group Practice Pediatrician, Primary Care Pediatrician
29-1051.00 – Pharmacists
Compound and dispense medications following prescriptions issued by physicians, dentists, or other authorized medical practitioners.
Related job titles: Pharmacist, Staff Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacist, Registered Pharmacist, Pharmacist in Charge (PIC)
25-1126.00 – Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology.
Related job titles: Professor, Philosophy Professor, Religion Professor, Religious Studies Professor, Instructor, Philosophy Instructor, Humanities Professor, Pastoral Ministries Professor, Philosophy and Religion Instructor, Theology Professor
29-1123.00 – Physical Therapists
Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and decrease or prevent deformity of patients suffering from disease or injury.
Related job titles: Physical Therapist (PT), Staff Physical Therapist, Home Care Physical Therapist, Outpatient Physical Therapist, Pediatric Physical Therapist, Registered Physical Therapist (RPT), Rehabilitation Services Director
29-1071.00 – Physician Assistants
Provide healthcare services typically performed by a physician, under the supervision of a physician. Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment, and counsel patients. May, in some cases, prescribe medication. Must graduate from an accredited educational program for physician assistants.
Related job titles: Physician Assistant (PA), Physician Assistant Certified (PAC), Physician’s Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, Family Practice Physician Assistant, Family Nurse Practitioner, Midlevel Provider, Neurosurgical Physician Assistant, Orthopaedic Physician Assistant, Cardiology Physician Assistant
19-2012.00 – Physicists
Conduct research into the phases of physical phenomena, develop theories and laws on the basis of observation and experiments, and devise methods to apply laws and theories to industry and other fields.
Related job titles: Health Physicist, Scientist, Research Scientist, Physicist, Research Consultant, Research Physicist, Biophysics Scientist
25-1054.00 – Physics Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses pertaining to the laws of matter and energy. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of both teaching and research.
Related job titles: Physics Professor, Professor, Instructor, Physics Instructor, Math and Physics Instructor, Physical Science Professor, Science Instructor, Science Professor, Teacher, Physical Sciences Instructor
29-1081.00 – Podiatrists
Diagnose and treat diseases and deformities of the human foot.
Related job titles: Podiatrist, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM), Podiatric Physician, Podiatric Surgeon, Physician, Practitioner, Foot and Ankle Surgeon
25-1065.00 – Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in political science, international affairs, and international relations.
Related job titles: Professor, Political Science Professor, Instructor, Political Science Instructor, Government Professor, Faculty Member, Economics Professor, Legal Instructor, Political Theory Professor, Public Administration Professor.
19-3094.00 – Political Scientists
Study the origin, development, and operation of political systems. Research a wide range of subjects, such as relations between the United States and foreign countries, the beliefs and institutions of foreign nations, or the politics of small towns or a major metropolis. May study topics, such as public opinion, political decision making, and ideology. May analyze the structure and operation of governments, as well as various political entities. May conduct public opinion surveys, analyze election results, or analyze public documents.
Related job titles: International Affairs Vice President, State-Federal Relations Deputy Director, Technical Director
29-1024.00 – Prosthodontists
Construct oral prostheses to replace missing teeth and other oral structures to correct natural and acquired deformation of mouth and jaws, to restore and maintain oral function, such as chewing and speaking, and to improve appearance.
Related job titles: Prosthodontist, Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Maxillofacial Prosthodontist, Removable Prosthodontist
29-1066.00 – Psychiatrists
Diagnose, treat, and help prevent disorders of the mind.
Related job titles: Psychiatrist, Staff Psychiatrist, Child Psychiatrist, Consulting Psychiatrist, Prison Psychiatrist
25-1066.00 – Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in psychology, such as child, clinical, and developmental psychology, and psychological counseling.
Related job titles: Professor, Psychology Professor, Psychology Instructor, Instructor, Clinical Psychology Professor, Faculty Member, School Psychology Professor, Social Sciences Professor, Teacher, Industrial/Organizational Psychology Professor (I/O Psychology Professor).
25-1193.00 – Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses pertaining to recreation, leisure, and fitness studies, including exercise physiology and facilities management.
Related job titles: Professor, Coach, Physical Education Professor (PE Professor), Health and Physical Education Professor (HPE Professor), Instructor, Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Professor (HPER Professor), Kinesiology Professor, Sports Management Professor, Health Professor, Health and Human Performance Professor.
19-3031.01 – School Psychologists
Investigate processes of learning and teaching and develop psychological principles and techniques applicable to educational problems.
Related job titles: School Psychologist, Psychologist, Consulting Psychologist, Child Study Team Director, School Psychometrist
25-1113.00 – Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in social work.
Related job titles: Professor, Social Work Professor, Clinical Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, Bachelor of Social Work Program Coordinator (BSW Program Coordinator), Faculty Member, Field Education Coordinator, Master of Social Work Program Coordinator (MSW Program Coordinator), Social Work Lecturer
19-3041.00 – Sociologists
Study human society and social behavior by examining the groups and social institutions that people form, as well as various social, religious, political, and business organizations. May study the behavior and interaction of groups, trace their origin and growth, and analyze the influence of group activities on individual members.
Related job titles: Research Scientist, Research Associate, Social Scientist, Behavioral Scientist, Foundation Program Director, International Health Director (Health Science Administration), Policy Analyst, Research and Evaluation Manager, Research Center Director, Research Coordinator
25-1067.00 – Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in sociology.
Related job titles:
Sociology Professor, Professor, Sociology Instructor, Instructor, Social Science Instructor, Anthropology Professor, Faculty Member, Lecturer, Psychology Professor, Humanities Professor
19-1013.00 – Soil and Plant Scientists
Conduct research in breeding, physiology, production, yield, and management of crops and agricultural plants, their growth in soils, and control of pests; or study the chemical, physical, biological, and mineralogical composition of soils as they relate to plant or crop growth. May classify and map soils and investigate effects of alternative practices on soil and crop productivity.
Related job titles: Soil Scientist, Agronomy Research Manager, Crop Nutrition Scientist, Microbiology Soil Scientist, Physical Hydrologist, Research Soil Scientist, Soil Fertility Extension Specialist
29-1127.00 – Speech-Language Pathologists
Assess and treat persons with speech, language, voice, and fluency disorders. May select alternative communication systems and teach their use. May perform research related to speech and language problems.
Related job titles: Speech Language Pathologist (SLP), Speech Pathologist, Speech and Language Specialist, Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped, Speech and Language Clinician, Speech Therapist, Communication Specialist, Educational Speech-Language Clinician, Speech and Language Teacher, Speech Clinician
15-2041.00 – Statisticians
Engage in the development of mathematical theory or apply statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. May specialize in fields, such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, economic statistics, or other fields.
Related job titles: Statistician, Biostatistician, Statistical Analyst, Education Research Analyst, Research Associate, Clinical Biostatistics Director, Clinical Statistics Manager, Institutional Research Director, Program Research Specialist, Research Analyst
21-1011.00 – Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors
Counsel and advise individuals with alcohol, tobacco, drug, or other problems, such as gambling and eating disorders. May counsel individuals, families, or groups or engage in prevention programs.
Related job titles: Counselor, Substance Abuse Counselor (SA Counselor), Chemical Dependency Counselor (CD Counselor), Clinical Counselor, Addictions Counselor, Case Manager, Assessment Specialist, Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Chemical Dependency Professional, Clinician
29-1067.00 – Surgeons
Treat diseases, injuries, and deformities by invasive methods, such as manual manipulation or by using instruments and appliances.
Related job titles: General Surgeon, Surgeon, Physician, Medical Doctor (MD), Plastic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Hand Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Urologist
11-3031.01 – Treasurers and Controllers
Direct financial activities, such as planning, procurement, and investments for all or part of an organization.
Related job titles: Controller, Treasurer, Business Manager, Finance Director, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), School Treasurer, Comptroller, Finance Vice President, Business Administrator, Chief Fiscal Officer (CFO)
29-1131.00 – Veterinarians
Diagnose and treat diseases and dysfunctions of animals. May engage in a particular function, such as research and development, consultation, administration, technical writing, sale or production of commercial products, or rendering of technical services to commercial firms or other organizations. Includes veterinarians who inspect livestock.
Related job titles: Veterinarian (Vet), Veterinary Medicine Doctor (DVM), Small Animal Veterinarian, Large Animal Veterinarian, Staff Veterinarian, Companion Animal Practitioner, Emergency Veterinarian, Medical Director, Mixed Animal Veterinarian, Veterinary Intern
19-1023.00 – Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
Study the origins, behavior, diseases, genetics, and life processes of animals and wildlife. May specialize in wildlife research and management, including the collection and analysis of biological data to determine the environmental effects of present and potential use of land and water areas.
Related job titles: Wildlife Biologist, Fish and Wildlife Biologist, Fisheries Biologist, Fishery Biologist, Wildlife Manager, Zoologist, Aquatic Biologist, Conservation Resources Management Biologist, Environmental Specialist, Fisheries Management Biologist