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Economic projections point to a need for approximately 1 million more STEM professionals than the U.S. will produce at the current rate over the next decade.

— From a 2012 report by President Obama’s
Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

Perhaps you are already fully aware of the critical need for people who possess STEM-related knowledge and skills. You know ... the ones who are building careers in one or more of the STEM disciplines -- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. But how many STEM topics can you describe?  STEM is a hot topic in today's business and education, yet even the people most concerned can name only a handful of the more obvious examples. The purpose of this online guide is to provide opportunities for you to browse more than 350 STEM topics.

STEM Categories

START HERE: These are the general categories of STEM topics, as compiled by the U.S. Dept of Labor. Each category includes between one and fifty descriptions.

01 Agriculture and Related Sciences
03 Natural Resources and Conservation
04 Architecture and Related Services
09 Digital Media
10 Communications Technologies
11 Computer and Information Sciences
13 Education
14 Engineering
15 Engineering Technologies
26 Biological and Biomedical Sciences
27 Mathematics and Statistics
28 Military Science
29 Military Technologies and Applied Sciences
30 Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
40 Physical Sciences
41 Science Technologies/Technicians
42 Psychology
43 Homeland Security
45 Social Sciences
49 Transportation and Materials Moving
51 Health Professions and Related Programs
52 Business Management and Marketing

David L. Heiserman, Editor

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Revised: June 06, 2015