Skip navigation

Reference Manual (API Version 1.9)

Education[O*NET-SOC Code]/education
   "code" : "53-7051.00",
   "job_zone" : 2,
   "education_usually_needed" : {
      "category" : [
         "high school diploma/GED",
         "no high school diploma/GED"

This response returns education and apprenticeship data for the requested career.

The job_zone element describes the amount of job preparation needed. When present, the career is in one of five Job Zones, which are groups of careers that need the same level of experience, education, and training. The element content is a number between 1 and 5. The Interest Profiler Job Zones resource provides information about each Job Zone.

The education_usually_needed element provides the most commonly reported level(s) of education required for jobs in the career. One or more category elements are returned:

  • no high school diploma/GED
  • high school diploma/GED
  • certificate after high school
  • some college
  • associate's degree
  • bachelor's degree
  • certificate after college
  • master's degree
  • certificate after master's
  • professional degree
  • doctoral degree
  • post-doctoral training

The apprenticeships element lists the title and RAPIDS external site code for each related apprenticeship program registered with the Office of Apprenticeship external site.

In this section