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Professor Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 59,980 Professors in the United States. The Professor job market is expected to grow by 8% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in New York, Texas, and California, and as a percentage of the population Hawaii and North Dakota have the most Professors representing 1.025 in 1000 and 1.008 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Professor

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  2. Get the Education

    A doctorate degree is required to be a Professor. An english literature degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Central Connecticut State University | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Fairfield University | Fairfield, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
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Professor Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Electrical Service Technician/Electrician ($1,000 Sign-On Bonus*) Service Professor Grand Rapids, MI, USA Job Details
Academic Infectious Disease - Asst/Assoc/Professor Of Clinical Medicine University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria Peoria, IL, USA Job Details
Uc Irvine - Tenure-Line Professor And Chief, Occupational And Environmental University of California Irvine Irvine, CA, USA Job Details
Assistant Or Associate Professor - Ob/Gyn - Yale University Yale University Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences New Haven, CT, USA Job Details
Pulmonology Assistant Professor Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso-Paul Foster School - Internal Medicine El Paso, TX, USA Job Details
Academic Coordinator And Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Program Lake Erie College Painesville, OH, USA Job Details
Clinical Coordinator And Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Program Lake Erie College Painesville, OH, USA Job Details
Assistant, Associate Or Professor, Medicine/Rheumatology University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville, VA, USA Job Details
Professor And Head, Department Of Allied Health Sciences University of Connecticut Storrs, CT, USA Job Details
Old Time Photography Professor Samuel's Portrait Emporium Rapid City, SD, USA Job Details
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Demand for Professors

The Professor industry is concentrated in New York, Texas and California.

Total Per Capita

Professor Jobs by State

How to Become a Professor

Interested in becoming a professor? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good professor? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A doctorate degree is required to be a Professor. An english literature degree is preferred. Schools offering education in this field include:

    • Columbia College | Columbia, SC
      Offers: Certificate, Bachelors
    • Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Central Connecticut State University | New Britain, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Fairfield University | Fairfield, CT
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.