Colleges offer great value for students seeking to prepare themselves for the workforce. Those who want to enter the fields of medicine, engineering, law, and education will often need to attend college. But what about those who cannot afford college or who would like to work right after leaving high school? There is hope for them because thanks to the Internet and a changing economy, they can thrive financially. Here are 20 in-demand careers that don’t require a degree.
20. Certified Nursing Assistant
Certified nursing assistants’ duties include bathing and dressing patients, recording and reporting patients’ conditions, taking blood pressure and vital signs, and assisting patients with feeding.
CNAs can receive training through courses that usually take a few weeks to complete. They also engage in on-the-job training. The average salary is $37,000 annually.