Career Clusters  Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics


Planning, managing and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (such as physical science, social science, engineering), including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services.

Employment Outlook

Job opportunities within the STEM Career Cluster will vary depending upon specialty. Over the next decade, jobs aligned with advancing technology are predicted to boom as new career opportunities open. Individuals with college degrees and experience working with high-tech laboratory equipment have the most potential for success within this industry.

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Pathways in this Cluster

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