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Career Possibilities Guide for Social Types

The “Helpers”

Social types enjoy helping others and have a lot of empathy for the feelings of others.  They like to give of themselves and feel good by making someone else happy.  You are not limited to the careers listed below.  Before choosing your career and college major, research the career thoroughly to find out the career description, job outlook, salary range, and educational level.

Academic Advisor
Admissions Director
Anthropologist
Art Therapist
Athletic Trainer
Audiologist
Broadcast News Analyst
Career Services Director
Child, Family, and School Social Worker
Chiropractor
Clergy
Correctional Officer
Cosmetologist
Court Reporter
Dental Assistant
Dental Hygienist
Dietitian
Directors, Religious Activities and Education
Editor
Education Administrator
Emergency Medical Technician
English/Literature Professor
Environmental Health Specialist
Financial Aid Director
Firefighter
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructor
Flight Attendant
Fund-raiser
Funeral Director
Geriatric Social Worker
Health Educator
Health Information Administrator
Hospital/Managed Care Administrator
Human Resources Manager
Insurance Agent/Broker
Interpreter—international languages
Judge, Magistrate Judge, and Magistrate
Library Technician
Manicurist and Pedicurist
Marketing Research Interviewer
Marriage and Family Therapist
Massage Therapist
Medical and Public Health Social Worker
Medical Assistant
Mental Health Worker

Music Director
Music Therapist
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Practitioner
Nurse, Licensed Practical
Nurse, Registered
Nurse-Midwife
Nursing Home Administrator
Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Park Ranger
Personal Financial Advisors
Personnel Interviewer
Physical Therapist
Physical Therapist Assistant
Physician
Physician Assistant
Podiatrist
Police Officer
Probation/Parole Officer
Psychiatric Technicians
Psychologist, Clinical/Counseling
Public Relations Specialist
Radiation Therapists
Radio/TV Announcer
Real Estate Salesperson/Broker
Receptionist
Recreation Professional
Registrar
Rehabilitation Counselor
Retail Sales Worker
Sales Representative/Manufacturer's Agent
School Counselor
School Principal
School Psychologist
Sign Language/Oral Interpreter
Speech-Language Pathologist
Sports Instructor
Student Activities Director
Substance Abuse Counselor
Surgical Technologist
Teacher
Translator
Travel Agent
Veterinarian

For more information, visit the Career Exploration Room C138.

Sources:  SIGI3 and Texas Wesleyan University Career Services, 2009