ERIC Number: EJ943453
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 13
Preparing Your Students for Careers in Science and Engineering: How Is Your State Doing?
White, Susan; Cottle, Paul
Physics Teacher, v49 n7 p418-420 Oct 2011
With one glance at the starting salaries of new bachelor's degree recipients in Fig. 1, a teacher or parent can see the career fields to which their high school students interested in the best economic opportunities might aspire: several engineering fields (chemical, electrical, mechanical), computer science, physics, and mathematics.
Descriptors: Employment Patterns, Computer Science, Engineering, Economic Opportunities, Science Careers, Bachelors Degrees, High School Students, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering Education, Job Training, Career Planning, Salaries
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