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STEM Career Cluster

Say YES to connect with the career cluster that fits you!

Do numbers and analytics inspire you? Does your mind crave statistics and puzzles? Are you often researching new technologies? Are you an early adopter of new gadgets? Do you like to tinker with electronics or enjoy video games? Are you good at math? Do you pay close attention to details? Do you prefer to gather all facts before making a decision? Do you like working with computers?

STEM positions are related to computer systems, hardware, software, statistics, programming, video game development, and data analytics. They involve involve information analysis, critical thinking, and programming to illuminate issues and trends, solve complex real-world problems, and drive innovation.

Jobs in this cluster are found at companies in a variety of industries, including internet and software, hardware, healthcare, finance, oil & gas, retail and technology.

Does this description align with your interests? Then check out the insights, resources, and possible careers below.

Possible Careers

Common job titles include:

  • Application Developer
  • Applications Analyst
  • Applications Specialist
  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Desktop Administrator
  • Desktop Support Technician
  • Field Specialist
  • IT Support Specialist
  • IT Technician
  • Network Administrator
  • Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist
  • Systems Administrator
  • Technical Support Analyst
  • Technical Support Engineer
  • User Experience Specialist
  • Web Developer

In-demand specialized skills include:

  • Java
  • SQL
  • Software Development
  • Python
  • JavaScript
  • Linux
  • Project Management
  • Oracle
  • Customer Service
  • Scrum
  • UNIX
  • Technical Support
  • DevOps
  • Microsoft C#
  • Quality Assurance & Control
  • SAP
  • Information Systems
  • Git

Related Events

Career Meetup for Math Majors
February 8, 2021 from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Women in STEM
February 9, 2021 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
STEM Career Fair
February 10, 2021 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Student Energy Summit
February 11, 2021 from 11:00 am & 2:00 pm

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Laura Pell
Laura Pell

(for majors in the College of Arts & Sciences)

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Geralyn Mitchell

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Michelle Brown
Michelle Brown

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