Graphic Design by Mike Jones explores the career potential in the centuries-old tradition of graphic design and printing, and provides insights into what the future holds for those interested in entering this career field. TechCareers: Graphic Design is designed to be a concise and accessible resource for anyone considering a career in the business.
This guide includes sections on education and training requirements, job descriptions, salary ranges, course listings, design programs and personal profiles from instructors, teachers and employers. Features include a comprehensive listing of graphic design and printing programs in the United States, an overview of educational requirements and career pathways, sample degree plans and additional sources of industry information.
Publication Date: March 19, 2012
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Mechatronics provides a framework for integrating traditionally disparate mechanical, electronic, control, information technology and other degree programs into a single multi-disciplinary program suited to industry’s increasing demand for multi-craft employees. This integration has been successful in several other countries but has been slow to develop in the U.S. colleges should determine the feasibility of integrating existing programs to develop mechatronic degree and certificate programs as appropriate for local industry demand.
A relatively new industry, biodiesel has seen rapid growth, especially in Texas, in the past few years. As the industry grows and competes with the petroleum and chemical processing industries, it will likely create new jobs in the field that will include construction, feedstock production, industrial chemicals, maintenance and repair, and business services.
The events of September 11, 2001 brought immediate attention to the challenges of internal security in the United States. The realization of these challenges resulted in a number of actions by federal, state, and local governments, including the establishment of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).