A career in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics is exciting, challenging, and ever-changing. Learners who pursue this cluster will be involved in planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services.
Engineering and Technology workers apply mathematics, science, and technology concepts to solve problems quantitatively in engineering projects involving design, development, or production in various technologies. Engineers and Technologists are involved with advancing technology and continually improve and update product designs and optimize the manufacturing process. They are also involved in improving or building new roads, bridges, water, and pollution control systems, and other public facilities.
Science and Mathematics workers apply essential mathematics and science content and skills in a real world context. Science and mathematics occupations include those in physical, environmental, and human endeavors. Career possibilities range from teachers of science and mathematics to lab technicians to NASA astronauts.