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Table SH46. Percentage of 1992 public high school graduates who earned a professional license between 1994 and 2000, by occupational credits earned in high school, occupational concentrator status, and area of concentration: 2000
Student characteristic Earned a license between
1994 and 2000
All public high school graduates 0.92
Occupational credits 
0.011.99 credits2.35
2.003.99 credits1.34
4.00 or more credits1.21
Occupational concentrator status 
Occupational concentrator, total1.73
  Child care and education10.19
  Food service and hospitality
  Health care6.68
  Personal services8.82
  Public and protective services
  Technology and communications5.92
  Trade and industry2.75
† Not applicable.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, The National Education Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS:88/2000), "Fourth Follow-up, 2000."

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