Future STEM Career Possibilities

As a middle school student, you might've been (or still are) unsure about what career you would like to have in the future.

Not to worry because here you can find a few resources that can help you discover what types of careers might interest you, guidance from those who are already involved in STEM careers, and what courses you'll have the opportunity of taking in high school.
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Things to Explore...

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Interviews

Not one, not two, but three professionals in their fields have answered questions about their journeys on how they got involved in the STEM careers they're involved in now. The questions they answer can provide some great advice for students that are also interested in pursuing careers in STEM.

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STEAM Certificate Information

Kenmore Middle School has a unique program where students can be awarded a STEAM Certificate after completing specific requirements. This certificate offers a good start to building a college resume and can better prepare students for more challenging high school courses. 

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High School Courses

Once students graduate from middle school, it can become difficult to decide what classes to take during high school. A variety of courses, including prerequisites and course descriptions can be viewed to help students get an idea of all the different kinds of classes that are offered at APS high schools. 

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Additional Resources

There are a ton of ways that students can explore more about STEM as well as participate in STEM activities outside of school. Websites, books, and Ted Talks can provide students with even more details and subject matter that surrounds the world of STEM.

Did You Know?

A bachelor's degree is not required for every STEM career

Did You Know?

Mechanical Engineering is the #1 major chosen by students who want to pursue a career in STEM

Did You Know?

Only 33% of eighth graders are interested in STEM majors

Did You Know?

Employment in STEM occupations has grown 79% since 1990

 
 

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