STEM

Welcome to the STEM Community! Learn more here about the different career paths you can pursue, get resources to start your career journey and take next steps to pursue career opportunities.

Occupations in this group mostly require at least a bachelor’s degree marking it as one of the most educated employment areas per capita. A wide variety of researchers, scientists, and engineers comprise most positions within this grouping. Social, physical and life sciences find themselves represented here. If you love to study these disciplines but aren’t quite sure where you can go with it be sure to reference this area.

Occupations within STEM

What Is a Data Scientist and What Do They Do?

A data scientist spends most of their time predicting the future. But they don’t use a crystal ball. Instead, they analyze historical data to create a predictive model that helps businesses make mission-critical decisions.

In this guide, we cover:

What …

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How to not let Thanksgiving Break derail your semester

With Thanksgiving break one week away, it’ll be tempting to checkout this week in classes, but this break is a sign of how close we are to the end of the semester, which means we must power through these final …

By Morgan Jernigan
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What Is a Technical Recruiter (and How to Talk to One)?

A technical recruiter is just like any other recruiter — their goal is to find the right candidates for open roles. Yet these recruiters work specifically on filling technical positions, whether DevOps engineers, data scientists, or web developers. So, how do …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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Why recent college grads shouldn’t overlook manufacturing industry careers

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Seeking a career in manufacturing? Recent college grads should be sure to know this:

Manufacturing today is not your grandparent’s manufacturing. Take a job at a door and window company. Saying one works at a door …

By Matt Krumrie - College Recruiter
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No Matter Your Role At Johnson & Johnson, You’re Making An Impact On Future Human Health

 

With over 130,000 employees across 60 countries, Johnson & Johnson is the largest and most broadly based healthcare company in the world. Although Johnson & Johnson is a well established company, they operate with the mindset of a startup, …

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Learn From Professionals – What is it like working in STEM?

When making decisions about what career to pursue, hearing from professionals within the field can provide extremely valuable prospective. Consider …

The following is a short list of organizations that assist in research of the occupations in the STEM community.

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