STEM is an educational program developed toeducate students in four specific disciplines; Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. STEM takes these four areas of study and it combines them into meaningful learning experiences that can be used in real-world scenarios. A STEM education is all about moving forward, creating solutions, and advancing innovation.
Why Choose a STEM Career?
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has published a list of STEM Occupations and Salary Information (PDF), and projects overall STEM employment to grow about 13 percent between 2012 and 2022. This is faster than the 11 percent rate of growth projected for all occupations over the decade.