STEM skills are in demand in the job market.
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The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that, during the period 2008-2018, employment in science and engineering occupations will grow by more than double the rate for all occupations.
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Today the STEM pipeline tends to be “leaky”. In order for U.S. businesses to remain competitive in the global economy, it is vital that the number of STEM qualified graduates are increased.
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