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Automotive Technology Teachers
According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of career and technical education teachers at the secondary level is expected to grow about as fast as the average for all occupations through 2022, according to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). Teachers will continue to be needed to help prepare students for technical careers. Additionally, population growth will increase secondary and postsecondary school enrollments, but the availability of jobs will vary be region. For example, the DOL reports that job opportunities will be best in the South, West, and rural areas, where there are higher enrollment rates.