Job Zone Four: Considerable Preparation Needed
Education — Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.
Related Experience — A considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is needed for these occupations. For example, an accountant must complete four years of college and work for several years in accounting to be considered qualified.
Job Training — Employees in these occupations usually need several years of work-related experience, on-the-job training, and/or vocational training.
Job Zone Examples — Many of these occupations involve coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include real estate brokers, sales managers, database administrators, graphic designers, conservation scientists, art directors, and cost estimators.
SVP Range — 2-4 years of preparation (7.0 to < 8.0)