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My Career Research

My Career Research. Nyah Lemons March 12 th , 2014 Career / Technology Foundations. Top 3 Careers. Dentist Lawyer Pharmacists. #1 Dentist Career Cluster: Health Sciences. Introduction.

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My Career Research

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  1. My Career Research Nyah Lemons March 12th, 2014 Career / Technology Foundations

  2. Top 3 Careers • Dentist • Lawyer • Pharmacists

  3. #1 DentistCareer Cluster: Health Sciences

  4. Introduction • Being a Dentist you have the chance to get to interact with people of all ages, cultures and personalities. The dentist's typical day is diverse and challenging at times.

  5. Career Cluster Being a dentist is in the health sciences career

  6. Nature Of Work • Dentists diagnose and treat problems with a patient’s teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. • They provide advice and instruction on taking care of teeth and gums and on diet choices that affect oral health.

  7. Working Conditions • Physical: Dentistry is very hard on your eyes, neck and back. Also it can get very tiring. • Mental: it requires a lot of concentration and you have little room for mistakes. Your also under a lot of pressure and have to have a lot of patience. • Indoor: dentists normally work indoors • Hours: hours ranging anywhere from 25 hours a week to 50 hours a week. • Conditions: Dentists usually work in offices. They wear masks, gloves, and safety glasses to protect themselves and their patients from infectious diseases.

  8. Training, Qualification, Advancement • Education - 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). • Training - may need some on-the-job training, knowledge, work-related experience, and/or training. • Experience - Extensive skill, knowledge, and experience are needed for these occupations. Many require more than five years of experience. • Were I want to go- University of Michigan and Stanford

  9. Job Outlook/ Employment • Employment Rate-16% (Faster than average) • Competitive?- it is very competitive

  10. Salary Comparison

  11. Citations • http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_the_working_conditions_for_dentists#slide • http://www.healthguideusa.org/careers/dentist_working_conditions.htm • http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080707194011AAyGvJD • http://woman.thenest.com/working-conditions-dentist-6381.html • http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/dentists.htm

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