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Careers to pursue as a STEM major

You have studied for 4 (or 2) long years — now are wondering what to do with your STEM degree. Here's a list of STEM related careers you can pursue. you can pursue. If you need tips on how to land a job with or without experience check out STEM Graduate Survival EssentialsNOTE: You may need experience and/or certification accompanied with your degree for some positions.

U.S. News recently posted their Best STEM Jobs list for 2018 with some great options.  I decided to add in a few of my own to this list.

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Careers for Science Majors

Epidemiologist (requires additional education)

Laboratory Technician

Biochemist

Environmental Scientist

Pharmaceuticals

College Professor  

Researcher

Physician

Meteorologist

 

Careers For Technology Majors

Software developer

IT Manager

Graphic Designer

Entrepreneur

Computer Systems Analyst

Web developer

Computer network architect

 

Careers For Engineering Majors

Mechanical Engineer

Civil Engineer

Architect

Electrical Engineer

Technical Writer

Petroleum engineer

Computer Engineering

 

Careers For Mathematics Majors

Accountant

College Professor

Data analyst

Secondary school teacher

Statistician

Financial Manager

There are hundreds of  careers that fit into  STEM categories. What are some careers you know of that are not listed? Share them below!

 
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Hi My name is Kara and Welcome to Ladies Love STEM! I'm full-time graduate student and #STEMsis. When I'm not in the lab, I'm usually enjoying beautiful HotLanta. Here at Our goal is to provide women of color a space to motivate, encourage, and celebrate one another in STEM.

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