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Employment Outlook

Fast Growing Occupations Through 2022

Job Title Employment Number Growth (%) Degree Offered
2012 2022
Medical Assistants 6,880 9,610 40 Diploma & Associate
Medical Records & Health Info Techs 2,070 2,750 33 Diploma & Associate
Registered Nurse 19,160 25,160 31 Bachelors
Physical Therapist Assistants 420 600 42 Associate & Bachelors
Paralegals and Legal Assistants 1,930 2,530 31 Associate & Bachelors

*Source: Utah Department of Workforce Services, April 2016.