STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

STEM for Alaska’s Future

The contributions that engineers, scientists, and other STEM workers make to the state are multifaceted, as they solve problems and bolster the economy throughout Alaska’s industries. As we move into the future, we need an educated and highly skilled STEM workforce to provide solutions for short-term and long-term challenges of life in Alaska.


Most Recent Articles in
Alaska Economic Trends

February 2011

Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math –
Knowledge-based workers in Alaska


STEM Methodology

April 2013

Defining STEM Occupations

Select graphs from the February 2011
Alaska Economic Trends article titled
Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math
STEM Employment
Gender Makeup of STEM Categories
Age of STEM Workers
STEM Required Education and Avg. Earnings

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Stem Employment

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Gender by STEM categories

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Age of STEM workers

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Education and Average Earnings for STEM