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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


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