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$38,000

Median annual salary based on certification and degree program completion.

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Interpreters and Translators

Interpret oral or sign language, or translate written text from one language into another.
ASL - English Interpretation
Certificate of Achievement
ASL - English Interpretation
AA Degree
ASL - English Interpreter Training
Certificate of Achievement
ASL - English Interpreter Training
AA Degree
ASL Studies
Certificate of Achievement

Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Coordinate activities of staff, convention personnel, or clients to make arrangements for group meetings, events, or conventions.
ABE
Certificate of Competency
Administrative Management
Certificate of Achievement
Administrative Manager
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced General Business
Certificate of Achievement
Applied Computer Studies: Business
Certificate of Achievement

Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and Travel Clerks

Make and confirm reservations for transportation or lodging, or sell transportation tickets. May check baggage and direct passengers to designated concourse, pier, or track; deliver tickets, contact individuals and groups to inform them of package tours; or provide tourists with travel or transportation information.
Administrative Assistant
Certificate
Advanced Travel/Tourism
Certificate of Achievement
Aeronautical Operations And Management
AS Degree
Aeronautical Operations And Management
Certificate of Achievement
Airline And Travel Careers
AS Degree

Tour Guides and Escorts

Escort individuals or groups on sightseeing tours or through places of interest, such as industrial establishments, public buildings, and art galleries.
Advanced Travel/Tourism
Certificate of Achievement
Airline And Travel Careers
AS Degree
Airline And Travel Careers
Certificate of Achievement
Arabic
AA Degree
Art History
AA-T Degree

Transportation Attendants, Except Flight Attendants

Provide services to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers aboard ships, buses, trains, or within the station or terminal. Perform duties such as greeting passengers, explaining the use of safety equipment, serving meals or beverages, or answering questions related to travel.
Apprenticeship: San Diego Trolley
AS Degree
Apprenticeship: San Diego Trolley
Certificate of Achievement
Railroad Operations
Certificate of Achievement
Railroad Operations
AS Degree

Travel Agents

Plan and sell transportation and accommodations for travel agency customers. Determine destination, modes of transportation, travel dates, costs, and accommodations required. May also describe, plan, and arrange itineraries and sell tour packages. May assist in resolving clients' travel problems.
Advanced Travel/Tourism
Certificate of Achievement
Airline And Travel Careers
AS Degree
Airline And Travel Careers
Certificate of Achievement
Basic Tourism And Conference Management
Certificate of Achievement
Basic Travel/Tourism
Certificate of Achievement

Travel Guides

Plan, organize, and conduct long distance travel, tours, and expeditions for individuals and groups.
Administrative Management
Certificate of Achievement
Administrative Manager
Certificate of Achievement
Advanced Travel/Tourism
Certificate of Achievement
Airline And Travel Careers
AS Degree
Airline And Travel Careers
Certificate of Achievement
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