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STEM Career and Education Advice

When Will I Ever Use This?

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A Student Guide to Understanding Credit

Understanding credit can be tricky - and even once you understand credit, it can be difficult to apply the things you've learned. We recommend talking to a financial expert to lay out an individual plan....

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Top 15 Benefits of a STEM Education Revisited

STEM scares many students because it is perceived as being too difficult and - tragically - boring. Clear up the misconceptions and check out these benefits of a STEM education. The truth is that STEM encompasses the...

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5 Cool Math Jobs That Pay Over $50,000 Per Year

"When will I ever use math?" You may not think jobs that involve math would be relevant to your future dream career, but many fascinating math careers do exist. See if any of these five fascinating cool...

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5 Top STEM Careers that Require a Bachelor’s Degree

You may think you need to have Dr. in front of your name to have a STEM career, but there are a plethora of STEM careers that require a bachelor's degree. STEM really is in...

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5 Important STEM Careers that Require an Associate Degree

Exciting, in-demand jobs don't always require a bachelor's degree. Discover your passion through STEM careers that require an associate degree! Pursuing a STEM career doesn't mean that students must also pursue a bachelor's degree, or...

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5 Top STEM Environment Careers

We tend to take our planet for granted, but there are many people at work in environment careers who ensure that the Earth is protected for us. STEM environment careers are available to those who...

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Job Profile: Interview with a Production Engineer

By |February 13th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Engineering|

STEM Jobs had the opportunity to interview Josmar Celauro, a production engineer at Chevron, to find out what she does and how she uses STEM to be successful. There are lots of types of engineers...

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Job Profile: Interview with a Petrophysicist

By |February 10th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

Never heard of a petrophysicist before? Discover what they do, the education required to become one, and how you can break into this and other careers in the energy industry. Have you ever stopped to...

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Growing Plants Without Soil? Understanding Hydroponics

By |February 9th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

Hydroponics, the system of growing plants without soil, originated thousands of years ago and now is considered by many to be the future of the agricultural industry. Plants grow if they receive water, sunlight, carbon...

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Surprising Facts About Leprosy

By |February 8th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

Leprosy has caused pain and disfiguration in its victims since 600 B.C., but early detection and modern drug treatment now contain the disease quickly and prevent transmission to others. Better known in today's medical world as...

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Remembering the Challenger Disaster

By |January 27th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

The Challenger disaster was a tragedy that was viewed by millions and changed space travel forever. On January 28, 1986, the shuttle Challenger, launching for its 10th mission to space, exploded just 73 seconds after...

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5 Suprising Everyday Sources of Radiation

By |January 26th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

The effects of exposure to large doses of radiation from nuclear bombs or power plant disasters are frightening, but we are exposed to low doses from everyday sources of radiation without any apparent harm. Radiation...

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