Job Spotlight: Forestry Technician

A forestry technician works in grasslands, mountains, and forests to protect and maintain millions of acres of the wonderful wilderness Americans enjoy. Love the outdoors? Choose from a variety of jobs available to the forestry technician, because there are opportunities for the loner and the people person, the researcher or the information booth attendant. Step...

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By |November 14th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Geology Careers

STEM geology careers are some of the best jobs on Earth -- literally. Check out what these professionals do, what they earn, and how to become one. Working outside, studying the Earth's soil and water, geologists provide information about the Earth for map-making, environmental health, and industries such as energy, farming, and construction. There are...

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By |November 10th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Forestry Careers

If you love being outdoors and care about sustainability and the environment, one of these forestry careers might just be right for you! Though they might not be the most obvious job choices, forestry careers can offer a lot of excitement and opportunities in growing businesses. From jobs that require climbing trees (picture "The Hunger...

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By |October 31st, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Job Spotlight: Mudlogger

Mudlogger sounds like a terrible job -- how do you log mud? But a mudlogger is actually a geological expert and an important part of any oil drilling rig. The work done by a mudlogger is intense and can include many different tasks. This worker is often known as a "jack of all trades." The...

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By |October 30th, 2017|Featured, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Job Spotlight: Forest Firefighter

Recently emergency crews have been struggling to battle the many fires raging across California. But how exactly do you start a career as a forest firefighter? Being a forest firefighter is a career for the physically fit, and those aspiring to become one must pass a physical examination as well as a fitness test to...

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By |October 27th, 2017|Advisor, Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Hydroponics Careers

There's a lot more to agriculture than traditional farming. Check out these exciting hydroponics careers that could be the future of agriculture! Using hydroponics allows agriculturists to eliminate the use of soil on large areas of land in favor of nutrient-rich alternatives. This can make farming easier for populations in urban environments or in areas...

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By |October 27th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Incredible STEM Careers in Agriculture

If you've never considered careers in agriculture because you think they are available only in rural areas and farming just isn't for you, think again. A report issued in 2015 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture projects that skilled agriculture-related jobs, requiring specific training and secondary education, will number almost 58,000 through 2020. These are...

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5 Top STEM Chemistry Careers

Chemistry careers are about much, much more than goggles, beakers, and the periodic table. Chemistry is in everything, even incredible careers. When working in chemistry careers, many professionals in this field use a lot of creativity in addition to their STEM foundations. Pursuing a job in this field doesn't mean you'll do the same thing...

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5 Top STEM Broadcasting Careers

Having a STEM career doesn't have to be boring. Broadcasting needs STEM talent to make a television or radio show come together, which means there are STEM broadcasting careers available. Learn more about five of the top STEM broadcasting careers below. 1. Television Producer Are you the person who always comes up with great ideas for TV...

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Job Spotlight: Urban Planner

An urban planner designs cities and communities, helping city officials best use the resources and land available as urban areas are expanded or updated. The field of architecture brings to mind the design of beautiful or one-of-a-kind buildings. But there are other important careers in architecture beyond architect. The role of an urban planner is...

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