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Career and Transfer Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Hudson Valley Community College's career and transfer programs offer students the opportunity either to complete studies for many careers or to initiate college studies to enter various professions and career fields.

The following list represents some of the frequently chosen career fields and the corresponding Hudson Valley Community College program of study.

For a Career In See Hudson Valley Program In
Accounting Accounting, Business Administration
Administrative Assistant Business Administration
Administrative Office Assistant Administrative Information Management and Technology
Advertising Marketing
Air Conditioning Mechanic Heating/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technical Services
Anthropology Liberal Arts
Architecture Architectural Technology
Art Education Fine Arts
Art History Fine Arts
Assistant Engineering Technician Computer Aided Drafting
Astronomy Math-Science
Autobody Technician Automotive Technical Services
Automotive Parts Salesperson Automotive Technical Services
Automotive Service Technician Automotive Technical Services
Banking Business Administration , Marketing
Biochemistry Math-Science
Bioengineering Math-Science
Biology Biological Sciences
Biotechnology Biotechnology
Boiler Plant Operator Plant Utilities Technology
Bookkeeping Accounting
Botany Individual Studies, Math-Science
Broadcast Communications Broadcast Communications , Marketing
Business Administration Business Administration
Business Education Business Administration
CAD/CADKey Operator Computer Aided Drafting
Car Insurance Appraiser Autobody Repair
Cardiac Catherization Technician Invasive Cardiovascular Technician
Chemical Dependency Counseling Chemical Dependency Counseling
Chemistry Math-Science
Chiropractic Individual Studies
Civil Engineering Technician Civil Engineering Technology
Communication Disorders Individual Studies
Communications Liberal Arts , Marketing
Computer Animation Fine Arts
Computer Programmer Computer Information Systems
Computer Science Math-Science
Construction Estimator Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Technology
Construction Management Construction Technology
Convention Sales Marketing
Corrections Officer Criminal Justice
Counseling Human Services, Liberal Arts
Criminal Justice Criminal Justice
Customer Services Business Administration, Marketing
Dental Hygienist Dental Hygiene
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Diagnostic Technician Automotive Technical Services
Draftsperson Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Technology, Computer Aided Drafting
Drama Theatre Arts
Drug and Alcohol Counseling Chemical Dependency Counseling
Early Childhood Educator Early Childhood
Echocardiography Echocardiography
Economics Business Administration , Liberal Arts
Electrician (residential/commercial) Electrical Construction and Maintenance
Electronic Technician Electrical Engineering Technology
Elementary Education Liberal Arts, Early Childhood
Engineering Engineering Science
Engineering Assistant Electrical Engineering Technology
English Liberal Arts
Environmental Sciences Environmental Science
Event Planner Marketing
Family Counseling Human Services
Field Engineer Electrical Engineering Technology
Finance Accounting, Business Administration
Fine Arts Fine Arts
Foreign Languages Liberal Arts
Forensic Science Forensic Science Studies
Forestry Environmental Science
Funeral Director Mortuary Science
Gerontology Human Services
Government Liberal Arts
Graphic Arts/Design Fine Arts
History Liberal Arts
Human Resource Management Business Administration
Human Services Human Services
HVACR Technician Heating/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technical Services
Income Tax Examiner Accounting
Information Processing Administrative Information Management and Technology , Health Information Management and Technology
International Studies Liberal Arts
Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Invasive Cardiovascular Technology
Journalism Liberal Arts
Land Surveyor Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Technology
Law Liberal Arts
Law Enforcement Criminal Justice
Machinist Advanced Manufacturing Technology
Maintenance Engineer Electrical Engineering Technology
Management Business Administration
Marine Biology Individual Studies, Math-Science
Marketing Business Administration, Marketing
Materials Testing Technician Mechanical Engineering Technology
Mathematics Math-Science
Mechanical Engineering Technician Mechanical Engineering Technology
Medical Office Assistant Health Information Management and Technology
Medicine Individual Studies, Math-Science
Mental Health Human Services
Merchandise Manager Marketing
Merchandiser Business Administration , Marketing
Nanotechnology Electrical Technology: Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology
Network Support Positions Computer Information Systems
Nutrition Individual Studies, Math-Science
Occupational Therapy Individual Studies
Office Manager Business Administration
On-Air Radio News/Sports Broadcaster Broadcast Communications
On-Air Radio Personality Broadcast Communications
Paramedic Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic
Pharmacy Biological Sciences, Biotechnology
Philosophy Liberal Arts
Physical Education Physical Education Studies
Physical Therapy Biological Sciences, Biotechnology
Physics Math-Science
Political Science Liberal Arts
Power Plant Operator Plant Utilities Technology
Psychology Liberal Arts
Public Administration Public Administration Studies
Radio Commercial Producer Broadcast Communications
Radio Commercial Production/Voice Talent Broadcast Communications
Radio Studio Operator Broadcast Communications
Radiologic Technologist Radiologic Technology
Refrigeration Mechanic Heating/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technical Services
Registered Nurse Nursing
Residential Electrician Electrical Construction and Maintenance
Respiratory Therapist Respiratory Care
Resort Manager Marketing
Retail Marketing
Sales Representative Business Administration, Marketing
Secondary Education Liberal Arts
Security/Loss Prevention Criminal Justice
Semiconductor Technician Electrical Constructionand Maintenance or
Electrical Engineering Technology
Social Services Human Services
Sociology Liberal Arts
Software Specialist Computer Information Systems
Special Education Liberal Arts, Early Childhood
Stationary Engineer Plant Utilities Technology
Store Manager Marketing
Studio Programs Fine Arts
Substance Abuse Counseling Chemical Dependency Counseling
Switching Equipment Technician Electrical Engineering Technology
Systems Programmer Computer Information Systems
Teaching Assistant Early Childhood
Telecommunications Technology Telecommunications Technology
Television Commercial Producer Broadcast Communications
Television News/Sports Anchor Broadcast Communications
Television News/Sports Reporter Broadcast Communications
Television News/Sports Videographer Broadcast Communications
Television Studio Operator Broadcast Communications
Theater Liberal Arts
Tourism Marketing
Veterinary Medicine Individual Studies, Math-Science
Web Page Developer Computer Information Systems