11 7 / 2014

pewinternet:

The Fact Tank Chart of the Week: A new U.S. Census Bureau interactive explores the relationship between college majors & occupations.
Noteworthy: More engineering majors are non-STEM managers (18%) than computer workers (15%). And only about 26% of physical-sciences majors work in any STEM occupation at all; their biggest employment categories are health care (17%), non-STEM managerial jobs (14%) and education (12%). 

pewinternet:

The Fact Tank Chart of the Week: A new U.S. Census Bureau interactive explores the relationship between college majors & occupations.

Noteworthy: More engineering majors are non-STEM managers (18%) than computer workers (15%). And only about 26% of physical-sciences majors work in any STEM occupation at all; their biggest employment categories are health care (17%), non-STEM managerial jobs (14%) and education (12%). 

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    With so much focus on STEM lately, what will become of the social sciences?
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    This is why we need to be more careful about our language regarding the STEM degrees as better opportunities for...
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    In other words, why your college major doesn’t matter. In fact, it might be better if it doesn’t.
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