Affordable Careers

Affordable Careers

Sometimes it can be difficult to choose from two different career fields. Understanding what each of them entails is important in making your decision. Going with your passion is always the best bet. Here is some information about two different unrelated career fields that you may already be interested in and some information about education.


Most estheticians work in beauty salons, spas, and resorts. They typically work with cosmetologists and massage therapists on a regular basis. In order to become a licensed esthetician there are certain steps you need to take beforehand. You must first attend an accredited school or enroll in a program that is accredited and receive your diploma. Typically you can receive diplomas and certificates to become an esthetician in trade schools or career colleges. You will be required to do a lot of coursework and also gain clinical experience. Many career colleges and trade schools give you the opportunity to intern at a beauty salon or spa to gain experience in the field.

In the required coursework and hands-on practice, you will be required to learn about facials, waxing, and facial massage. Once you have completed all of your coursework, you will be required to become licensed before you are allowed to practice your trade. Every state requires you become licensed the rules will vary depending on which state you live in so make sure you find out their specific requirements. Once you have received your license, you can then begin applying for jobs in the state in which you are licensed. Estheticians typically make about $30,000 a year but this varies from state to state.

Veterinary Medicine

A veterinarian is a medical professional who is responsible for the medical care of many different types of animals. This requires a Bachelor’s degree in science and a PhD. This is a very rewarding career with many benefits. There are some really amazing schools to choose from when you are trying to pick a school for veterinary medicine.

In 2012 Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine was rated the number one program in veterinary medicine and has been around for over 150 years. This college is located in Ithaca, New York and has over 200 trained and professional members of faculty with nearly 400 students already enrolled in this program. Students come out with an extensive amount of knowledge in all different types of veterinary medicine.

Picking a career that is right for you can be extremely challenging. The good news is there are so many options available for you to choose from that you will always be rewarded with a positive outcome. No matter what you choose, if you go with your passion, you can’t go wrong.

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