Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields have become increasingly central to U.S. economic competitiveness and growth. Yet, industries in science and technology have twice as many job openings as there are sufficiently prepared U.S. workers ready to step into these jobs.
STEM fields are many and diverse ranging from biotechnology, engineering, energy and health care to construction and transportation. About 150 different college majors have been identified by the National Science Foundation as STEM majors.
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