Administrators - Post-Secondary Education and Vocational Training

(NOC 312)


These comments apply to the career grouping of Administrators - Post-Secondary Education and Vocational Training.

Job prospects in this career are rated GOOD because:

Over the past few years, there was a slight increase in the number of administrators in post-secondary education and vocational training. This increase is the result of higher attendance at colleges, universities and occupational training institutions.

There will be numerous career opportunities that will arise from the need to replace the large number of administrators who will be retiring. Those with experience in this occupation are eligible for promotion to senior manager in education.

Employment trends in this occupation depend principally on tendencies affecting university teaching and, to a lesser extent, college education. Trends in employment in university and college teaching are influenced by variations in the number of students and post-secondary school funding levels.

Job Seekers: 7,350
Job Openings: 7,332

Job prospects for this career are rated Limited

Last Updated: May 11, 2012