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Applied® STEM Engagement

At Applied®, we recognize the impact and importance of corporate social responsibility in today’s dynamic business environment. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) initiatives provide us the opportunity to share our knowledge and engage today’s students with important and relevant career path opportunities that highlight STEM as among the key skills of the evolving marketplace.


Did you Know?

STEM occupations are growing at 17%, while other occupations are growing at 9.8%. STEM degree holders have a higher income even in non-STEM careers. Science, technology, engineering and mathematics workers play a key role in the sustained growth and stability of the U.S. economy, and are a critical component to helping the U.S. win the future. STEM education creates critical thinkers, increases science literacy, and enables the next generation of innovators. Innovation leads to new products and processes that sustain our economy. This innovation and science literacy depends on a solid knowledge base in the STEM areas. It is clear that most jobs of the future will require a basic understanding of math and science.

U.S. Department of Commerce

Did you Know?

In the 21st century, scientific and technological innovations have become increasingly important as we face the benefits and challenges of both globalization and a knowledge-based economy. To succeed in this new information-based and highly technological society, students need to develop their capabilities in STEM to levels much beyond what was considered acceptable in the past.

National Science Foundation