SCIENCE leads to dozens of careers in chemistry, biology, physics, and health sciences.For example, be a forensic scientist and solve crime puzzles; predict how climate change will affect farming worldwide as an environmental scientist; research climate patterns and predict tomorrow’s weather as a meterologist; find a vaccine for the Zika virus and investigate causes of diseases as an epidemiologist; work with inventors to patent their scientific inventions as a patent agent/attorney; be an astrophysicist and look for black holes and dark matter; work with animals as a veterinarian or a wildlife/marine biologist; or help people in the many health sciences (doctor, physician’s assistant, nurse, physical or mental therapist, pharmacist).
Use TECHNOLOGY to make our lives easier and safer.
Thwart cyber attacks and hacking as a cybersecurity specialist who designs safeguards and encryption methods; as a computer systems analyst maintain secure software programs for banks; as a database administrator integrate and organize electronic health records so doctors and patients can access them with smart devices; be a software developer and develop smart phone integration with banking services in Third World countries where villages don’t have banks; design software for the latest cars and mobile phones as a software engineer; or be a web developer and create and design user-friendly websites for retail stores.
ENGINEERING means cool stuff!Repair the space station as an astronaut; be a biomedical engineer and design a new material to mend broken bones and solve other medical problems; as an electrical engineer create robots who bring medications to nursing home patients or work in space communications; be a chemical engineer and devise new ways to purify water; develop solutions to environmental problems like air and water pollution as an environmental engineer; be a civil engineer and build a tunnel, repair our highways and bridges, or design hurricane-proof homes. Explore new worlds!
Why study MATH?
It’s the basic building block for lots of careers. As a market research analyst figure out what products people want to buy; decipher secret codes and decode messages for the military and law enforcement as a cryptanalyst/code breaker; be a statistician and analyze patient data to determine if a new drug is effective; as a financial analyst help someone invest their money or create a college fund; design skyscrapers, hospitals, train stations, or museums as an architect; draw conclusions from millions of student test scores or grocery store prices as a data scientist; as an economist forecast trends for employment levels interest rates; or take intelligence information and use models to predict future terrorist threats and steps to minimize them as a national security analyst.
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