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So you're interested in a science, technology, engineering, or math field. You might be asking yourself, "But what type of jobs could I get if I had a degree in one of these fields?" You'd be surprised at the multitude of career opportunities you can pursue with a STEM major. From industry, research, education, government, to the private sector, college graduates who major in a STEM discipline have many opportunities for successful and rewarding careers.  Check out the list of careers in STEM below.
 
Chemistry
 
Architectural and Engineering Managers   

Biochemical Engineers   

Biochemists and Biophysicists  

Chemical Engineers  

Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders  

Chemical Plant and System Operators  

Chemical Technicians  

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 

Chemists  

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Natural Sciences Managers  

Soil and Plant Scientists  

 
Computer Science
 
Accountants   

Architectural and Engineering Managers   

Auditors  

Business Intelligence Analysts  

Business Teachers, Postsecondary 

Computer and Information Research Scientists 

Computer and Information Systems Managers  

Computer Hardware Engineers 

Computer Network Architects 

Computer Network Support Specialists  

Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic 

Computer Programmers  

Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary 

Computer Systems Analysts  

Computer User Support Specialists  

Database Administrators   

Electrical Engineering Technicians  

Electronics Engineering Technicians  

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Financial Quantitative Analysts   

Graphic Designers  

Information Security Analysts 

Mechatronics Engineers   

Natural Sciences Managers  

Operations Research Analysts 

Security Management Specialists  

Software Developers, Applications  

Software Developers, Systems Software   

Telecommunications Engineering Specialists  

Video Game Designers  


Engineering
 
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 
 
Aerospace Engineers   
 
Agricultural Engineers 

Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 

Architects, Except Landscape and Naval  

Architectural and Engineering Managers  

Architectural Drafters  

Architecture Teachers, Postsecondary 

Automotive Engineering Technicians        

Automotive Master Mechanics  

Automotive Specialty Technicians   

Avionics Technicians 

Biomedical Engineers  

Chemical Engineers  

Civil Drafters 

Civil Engineering Technicians 

Civil Engineers   

Computer Hardware Engineers 

Construction Managers   

Cost Estimators  

Electrical Engineering Technicians  

Electrical Engineering Technologists   

Electrical Engineers  

Electromechanical Engineering Technologists   

Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers 

Electronics Engineering Technicians  

Electronics Engineering Technologists   

Electronics Engineers, Except Computer  

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Environmental Engineering Technicians  

Environmental Engineers  

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers 

Forest and Conservation Workers  

Foresters 

Geodetic Surveyors  

Human Factors Engineers and Ergonomists  

Industrial Engineering Technicians  

Industrial Engineers  

Industrial Safety and Health Engineers  

Manufacturing Engineers   

Marine Architects 

Marine Engineers 

Materials Engineers 

Materials Scientists  

Mechanical Engineering Technicians 

Mechanical Engineering Technologists   

Mechanical Engineers  

Mechatronics Engineers   

Microsystems Engineers   

Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers 

Natural Sciences Managers  

Nuclear Engineers  

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians  

Nuclear Monitoring Technicians 

Petroleum Engineers 

Product Safety Engineers 

Software Developers, Applications  

Software Developers, Systems Software   

Transportation Engineers   

Transportation Planners   

Transportation Vehicle, Equipment and Systems Inspectors, Except Aviation  

Validation Engineers   

Water Resource Specialists   

Water/Wastewater Engineers   

Wind Turbine Service Technicians  


Environmental Science

Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers   

Brownfield Redevelopment Specialists and Site Managers   

Climate Change Analysts   

Environmental Engineering Technicians  

Environmental Engineers  

Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health  

Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary 

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health  

 
Geosciences
 
Architectural and Engineering Managers      

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary 

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers  

Hydrologists  

Natural Sciences Managers  

 
Life Sciences
 
Agricultural Engineers 

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 

Agricultural Technicians    Green 

Animal Breeders 

Animal Scientists 

Architectural and Engineering Managers  

Biochemists and Biophysicists    Bright Outlook   

Biofuels Production Managers   

Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers   

Bioinformatics Technicians  

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary 

Biological Technicians 

Biologists 

Biomass Power Plant Managers   

Biostatisticians  

Chemical Technicians  

Clinical Psychologists 

Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria  

Counseling Psychologists 

Dietetic Technicians 

Dietitians and Nutritionists 

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Environmental Compliance Inspectors 

Environmental Restoration Planners   

Epidemiologists 

Fallers 

Farm and Home Management Advisors  

Farm and Ranch Managers   

First-Line Supervisors of Agricultural Crop and Horticultural Workers  

First-Line Supervisors of Animal Husbandry and Animal Care Workers 

First-Line Supervisors of Aquacultural Workers 

First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers  

Fish and Game Wardens  

Fishers and Related Fishing Workers 

Food Batchmakers 

Food Science Technicians 

Food Scientists and Technologists 

Forest and Conservation Technicians  

Forest and Conservation Workers  

Foresters 

Geneticists  

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 

Home Economics Teachers, Postsecondary 

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists  

Log Graders and Scalers 

Logging Equipment Operators 

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists  

Microbiologists 

Molecular and Cellular Biologists  

Natural Sciences Managers  

Neuropsychologists and Clinical Neuropsychologists  

Nursery and Greenhouse Managers  

Park Naturalists 

Precision Agriculture Technicians   

Psychologists, All Other 

Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary 

Range Managers 

School Psychologists 

Soil and Plant Scientists  

Soil and Water Conservationists  

Statisticians 

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists  

 
Math
 
Actuaries 

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 

Business Teachers, Postsecondary 

Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 

Mathematical Technicians 

Mathematicians 

Natural Sciences Managers      

Operations Research Analysts 

Physicists 

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 

Risk Management Specialists   

Statisticians 

 
Physics/Astronomy
 
Architectural and Engineering Managers      

Astronomers 

Atmospheric and Space Scientists  

Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 

Biochemists and Biophysicists   

Chemists  

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 

Nanosystems Engineers   

Natural Sciences Managers  

Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians  

Nuclear Medicine Technologists 

Nuclear Monitoring Technicians 

Photonics Engineers   

Physicists 

Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 

Soil and Plant Scientists  

 
 
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