Long-Term Occupational Projections (2020-2030)

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Area Title Base Projected Change %Change Avg. Annl Openings
Virginia Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 1,210 1,160 -50 -4.1 130
Virginia Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 250 280 30 12 30
Virginia Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary 110 130 20 18.2 10
Virginia Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 190 210 20 10.5 20
Virginia Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 120 140 20 16.7 10
Virginia Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 2,960 3,360 400 13.5 330
Virginia Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 390 420 30 7.7 40
Virginia Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 2,160 2,520 360 16.7 250
Virginia Business Teachers, Postsecondary 2,780 3,050 270 9.7 290
Virginia Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School 490 540 50 10.2 40
Virginia Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 2,670 2,960 290 10.9 220
Virginia Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 900 1,000 100 11.1 100
Virginia Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 920 1,020 100 10.9 100
Virginia Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,670 1,840 170 10.2 180
Virginia Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 410 470 60 14.6 50
Virginia Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 330 380 50 15.2 40
Virginia Education Teachers, Postsecondary 2,100 2,350 250 11.9 230
Virginia Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 35,800 39,720 3,920 10.9 3,060
Virginia Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 1,170 1,360 190 16.2 140
Virginia English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 2,040 2,240 200 9.8 220
Virginia Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 490 540 50 10.2 50
Virginia Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 1,070 1,210 140 13.1 120
Virginia Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary 20 30 10 50 0
Virginia Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 210 230 20 9.5 20
Virginia Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 4,850 6,210 1,360 28 640
Virginia History Teachers, Postsecondary 980 1,100 120 12.2 110
Virginia Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 70 70 0 0 10
Virginia Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 4,050 4,520 470 11.6 470
Virginia Law Teachers, Postsecondary 530 610 80 15.1 60
Virginia Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary 130 140 10 7.7 10
Virginia Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 1,640 1,790 150 9.1 170
Virginia Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 17,210 19,100 1,890 11 1,470
Virginia Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,450 1,820 370 25.5 190
Virginia Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary 920 1,050 130 14.1 100
Virginia Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 510 570 60 11.8 60
Virginia Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 680 760 80 11.8 70
Virginia Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 1,490 1,620 130 8.7 160
Virginia Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 9,120 11,000 1,880 20.6 1,190
Virginia Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 1,200 1,370 170 14.2 130
Virginia Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 660 730 70 10.6 70
Virginia Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 23,520 26,210 2,690 11.4 1,940
Virginia Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 6,770 8,750 1,980 29.2 1,080
Virginia Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 170 180 10 5.9 20
Virginia Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 300 340 40 13.3 30
Virginia Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 400 450 50 12.5 40
Virginia Special Education Teachers, All Other 2,070 2,340 270 13 190
Virginia Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 5,000 5,560 560 11.2 440
Virginia Special Education Teachers, Middle School (SOC 2018) 2,370 2,630 260 11 210
Virginia Special Education Teachers, Preschool 1,170 1,300 130 11.1 100
Virginia Special Education Teachers, Secondary School (SOC 2018) 4,780 5,320 540 11.3 420
Virginia Substitute Teachers, Short-Term 21,550 25,070 3,520 16.3 2,990
Virginia Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 8,630 9,910 1,280 14.8 1,180
Virginia Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 2,370 2,480 110 4.6 230
West Virginia Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors 30 30 0 0 0
West Virginia Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 50 60 10 20 10
West Virginia Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary 360 390 30 8.3 40
West Virginia Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 30 40 10 33.3 0
West Virginia Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 280 310 30 10.7 30
West Virginia Business Teachers, Postsecondary 390 410 20 5.1 40
West Virginia Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School 310 330 20 6.5 20
West Virginia Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 150 160 10 6.7 20
West Virginia Communications Teachers, Postsecondary 210 230 20 9.5 20
West Virginia Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 230 250 20 8.7 20
West Virginia Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 80 80 0 0 10
West Virginia Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 60 60 0 0 10
West Virginia Education Teachers, Postsecondary 310 340 30 9.7 30
West Virginia Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education 5,590 6,010 420 7.5 450
West Virginia Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 160 190 30 18.8 20
West Virginia English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 430 460 30 7 40
West Virginia Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 30 30 0 0 0
West Virginia Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary 90 100 10 11.1 10
West Virginia Geography Teachers, Postsecondary 70 80 10 14.3 10
West Virginia Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 1,580 1,960 380 24.1 200
West Virginia History Teachers, Postsecondary 130 140 10 7.7 10
West Virginia Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education 800 860 60 7.5 90
West Virginia Law Teachers, Postsecondary 60 70 10 16.7 10
West Virginia Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 320 340 20 6.3 30
West Virginia Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 3,780 4,070 290 7.7 310
West Virginia Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 470 580 110 23.4 60
West Virginia Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 60 60 0 0 10
West Virginia Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary 80 80 0 0 10
West Virginia Postsecondary Teachers, All Other 760 810 50 6.6 80
West Virginia Preschool Teachers, Except Special Education 1,610 1,770 160 9.9 180
West Virginia Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 190 210 20 10.5 20
West Virginia Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary 90 90 0 0 10
West Virginia Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education 3,700 3,990 290 7.8 290
West Virginia Self-Enrichment Education Teachers 740 910 170 23 110
West Virginia Social Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, All Other 70 70 0 0 10
West Virginia Social Work Teachers, Postsecondary 60 70 10 16.7 10
West Virginia Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary 80 90 10 12.5 10
West Virginia Special Education Teachers, All Other 530 580 50 9.4 50
West Virginia Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School 1,220 1,310 90 7.4 100
West Virginia Special Education Teachers, Middle School (SOC 2018) 800 860 60 7.5 70
West Virginia Special Education Teachers, Secondary School (SOC 2018) 510 540 30 5.9 40
West Virginia Substitute Teachers, Short-Term 4,680 5,260 580 12.4 620
West Virginia Teachers and Instructors, All Other, Except Substitute Teachers 630 670 40 6.3 80
West Virginia Vocational Education Teachers, Postsecondary 820 850 30 3.7 80
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