Read on for how you can learn more about studying Computer Programming (IT) in the U.S. Note: Computer programming can be called many things and come in many forms such as software development, computer science, computer engineering, or information technology. For the purposes of this post, we will be using all terms interchangeably. Skip to…Read More
Carpentry in the U.S.
Similar to topics we’ve previously covered (Masonry, Urban Development and Architecture), carpentry is vital to growth of a community. A community needs carpenters to build its infrastructure just as it needs masons. Carpenters are skilled in installing structures and fixtures, and constructing frameworks of buildings. If you’re interested in a career that allows you to…Read More
Primary Education in the U.S.
One cannot help but look back on their own lives and think on how things could have been different either if things had gone horribly wrong or if things hadn’t gone exceptionally right. There is definitely one point or person you can think back onto from primary school that impacted you significantly. If you’re interested…Read More
Forensic Science in the U.S.
There are so many examples of forensic science on television to pull from. We’ve definitely seen Dr. Reed analyze and create a profile of a suspected criminal on Criminal Minds and wonder what skills he has to do that. We’ve seen on The Flash where Barry Allen( who The Flash is by day) as an…Read More
Interior Design in the U.S.
Once you’ve designed the architectural structure of a building and constructed it, ensuring that it is functional and appealing is the next step and potentially the most important. Urban development, architecture, masonry and interior design all go hand-in-hand. Having the right eye to pick the color, style and position of furniture and other decor is…Read More
Masonry in the U.S.
Similar to Urban Development, masonry is vital to support the growth and expansion of a community. The design and planning of creating a community and businesses can only go so far if you don’t have people with the necessary skills to actually build the infrastructure. Jobs in masonry are vital as they will always be…Read More
Dentistry in the U.S.
Another way we communicate with each other is through our facial expressions and, although some may differ from culture to culture, a smile is the universal way to display joy and happiness. Not only can it let others know how we’re feeling, smiling can also lift our moods. Dentistry gives people the confidence in their…Read More
Communications in the U.S.
Communication is not only a life skill to relate to and interact with others, but also the way to share and exchange ideas, stories, and important information. If you’re interested in a career that allows you to utilize your effective skills of relating to others in order to share important information, read on for how…Read More
Architecture in the U.S.
Architecture goes hand-in-hand with Urban Development, as we just covered. With the need to make accommodations for the growing population, it is vital to expand housing and communities, and architecture is needed to help with the design and construction of these communities. If you’re interested in a career that allows you to utilize artistic and creative skills to impact life on an entire community’s landscape, read on for how you can learn more about studying Architecture in the U.S.Read More
Urban Development in the U.S.
The rise in population in the Turks & Caicos Islands calls on the field of Urban Development to oversee making accommodations for this growth through creating communities, expanding housing, and even rejuvenating community facilities to support sustainable growth. If you’re interested in a career that allows you to make lasting contributions for a community’s sustainable growth, read on for how you can learn more about studying Urban Development in the U.S.Read More
Sports Management in the U.S.
Sport Management is where sports and recreational activities meet the business world, and the Turks and Caicos Islands is not short of our fair share of athletic potential. From track and field to rugby to soccer, this array of sports and recreational activities have brought thousands from all over the world to seek out participating…Read More
Brainie of the Month: Dervent Quant Jr.
As a local “backyard farmer,” Dervent sees his farm as more than just a hobby. He dedicates his time and heart to rearing crops and started his own farm, Caicos Acres Farms, to show the nourishment of TCI’s land. How would you describe your job? What are your main responsibilities?Quant: Currently, my responsibilities encompass every…Read More
International Business in the U.S.
It’s hard not to associate Turks & Caicos with any aspect of international business, whether it be imports/exports, trading, law, or accounting/finance. Although these seem like focuses related to other careers, they can relate to conducting business internationally, too. If you’re interested in contributing to TCI’s impact on a global scale, read on to learn…Read More
Crisis and Disaster Management in the U.S.
The Turks and Caicos Islands experience natural disasters, such as hurricanes, yearly. With global warming and climate change, we don’t know what sorts of natural disasters the TCI may face in the future. If you’re interested in a career that could lead you to help TCI put safety measures in place for these disasters, or…Read More
Agriculture in the U.S.
Sometimes agriculture can be passed over as just farming and cultivating land, but it is so much more. Turks & Caicos gives way to a few opportunities to explore agriculture and expand this field in the country. Farming, animal breeding, and environmental engineering are all areas currently present in the TCI to explore. Let’s get…Read More
Public Health in the U.S.
Public health has a variety of careers to choose from. From technicians to environmental officers and health inspectors, each career is important to the health and safety of the public. Public health isn’t just the responsibility of those working in the field; everyone is responsible to make sure our environments (homes, beaches, roads, workplaces, etc.)…Read More
Brainie of the Month: Tianna Williams
“Jimmy Hendrix once said Music is his Religion so I won’t apologize for finding peace at the end of my makeup brushes.“ -Tianna Williams As a trained Makeup Artist and Lash Technician, Tianna loves making memories even more memorable. Although beginning her college education in civil engineering, makeup artistry was calling her name. Ten years…Read More
Brainie of the Month: Jatavia Howell
It’s hard not to be enamored with marine life growing up in Turks & Caicos. Hailing from North Caicos, Jatavia’s career in marine biology stems her entire lifespan. Her fond memories of going to the beach in Conch Bar, Middle Caicos with her grandfather and cousins to “jump the reef” while battling the waves exposed…Read More
Cosmetology (Non-medical) in the U.S.
Cosmetology is such a fun field that allows one to pursue a creative craft in beautification. Common careers in the non-medical side of cosmetology include hair stylists, barbers, nail technicians, makeup artists, and even massage therapists! Let’s get into what you can do in cosmetology! Most careers in the non-medical side of cosmetology don’t require…Read More
Coral Reef Management (Marine Biology) in the U.S.
TCI’s coral reefs are a huge contribution to the nation’s splendor and beauty, and their erosion and decay can have a significant impact on tourism. A great way to work toward preserving our reefs is through coral reef management. Educationally and occupationally, this can translate into so many areas of study like environmental science, and…Read More
TCI Victorious at CTO Youth Congress
Turks & Caicos has claimed many victories in the past decade, and we can now add a new accomplishment to our ever-expanding list: winner of the Caribbean Youth Organization’s (CTO) Youth Congress. On 4 October 2019, 14 junior ministers of tourism from around the Caribbean gathered in Antigua & Barbuda for the CTO’s annual Youth…Read More
Criminal Justice in the U.S.
When you hear the term “criminal justice,” you may automatically think about becoming a lawyer or police officer. While these jobs do fall under the cluster of criminal justice, this really is a vast field with many other careers. If you’re interested in finding a career in this field that’s for you, read more on…Read More
Brainie of the Month: Antoine Missick
Antoine always dreamed of becoming a pilot since he was a young boy playing with toy planes around the house. When an opportunity to apprentice with the local airline at the time presented itself, he became exposed to the engineering side of the aviation field. This opportunity launched his pursuit to study Aviation Maintenance Services…Read More
Aviation in the U.S.
The great thing about aviation is the broad scope of careers under the umbrella, from cabin crew to air traffic controller to pilot to aviation maintenance technician! Here is how you can pursue a career in aviation in the U.S. Skip to sections Academic Routes Technical Routes Resources Academic Routes Jump to: 2-Year Degree 4-Year…Read More
Social Work in the U.S.
The work of a social worker is so important to the community, leaving a lasting impact on making it a much better environment for those being catered to. With the gravity of this work, much goes into becoming a social worker, both educationally and emotionally. Here is how you can pursue a career in Social…Read More