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11-9111.00 - Medical and Health Services Managers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

Job Zone Five: Extensive Preparation Needed

Education Most of these occupations require graduate school. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree).
Related Experience Extensive skill, knowledge, and experience are needed for these occupations. Many require more than five years of experience. For example, surgeons must complete four years of college and an additional five to seven years of specialized medical training to be able to do their job.
Job Training Employees may need some on-the-job training, but most of these occupations assume that the person will already have the required skills, knowledge, work-related experience, and/or training.
Job Zone Examples These occupations often involve coordinating, training, supervising, or managing the activities of others to accomplish goals. Very advanced communication and organizational skills are required. Examples include librarians, lawyers, sports medicine physicians, wildlife biologists, school psychologists, surgeons, treasurers, and controllers.
SVP Range (8.0 and above)

There are 11 recognized apprenticeable specialties associated with this occupation:
LTC Nurse Management (On-the Job Learning (OJL)); LTC Nurse Management - Charge Nurse Specialty ((On-the Job Learning (OJL)); LTC Nurse Management - Infection Control Specialty (On-the Job Learning (OJL)); Long Term Care Nurse Management; LTC Nurse Management - Quality Assurance Specialty (On-the Job Learning (OJL)); LTC Nurse Management - Resident Assessment Specialty (On-the Job Learning (OJL)); LTC Nurse Management - Staff Development Specialty (On-the Job Learning (OJL)); Home Health Director; Home Health Director; Senior Housing Manager; Senior Housing Manager

To learn about specific apprenticeship opportunities, please consult the U.S. Department of Labor State Apprenticeship Information external site website.

For general information about apprenticeships, training, and partnerships with business, visit the U.S. Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeship external site website.