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There are many exciting career choices and paths within the sciences, and earning a degree in science prepares you for a highly diverse and competitive job market. All science majors learn core critical thinking and statistical skills, as well as the universal process of the scientific method. As technology capabilities continue to grow, the need for scientists in a variety of fields is on a rise, which creates a very rewarding career future for you. Kirkwood can help you explore your career options by providing exciting experiences in and out of the classroom to help you find the best path for you.
Career Coach is an incredible resource for exploring your career options in various science fields. Get access to the most current data on beginning, average and upper salaries for positions right here in Iowa. You’ll also be linked to current employment postings, as well as associated education and training information.
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency whose mission includes support for all fields of fundamental science and engineering, except for medical sciences. NSF is tasked with keeping the United States at the leading edge of discovery in areas from astronomy to geology to zoology.
STEM Jobs connects today’s students with the in-demand careers of tomorrow in science, technology, engineering and math.