STEM jobs are projected to grow to more than 9 million by 2022—an increase of about 1 million jobs over 2012.
Recent job projections show that the top 10 fastest growing occupations—from wind turbine techs and software developers to medical and physical therapy assistants—are STEM-related.
Jobs in life, physical and social science occupations and their wages are growing faster than the average for all U.S. occupations.
There are hundreds of STEM occupations and new ones are being created every year.
Find courses, certifications, apprenticeships and credentials for career advancement at the Future Skills Exchange (FSX).