Excellent opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Get your start here, in fields that drive our nation’s innovation and competitiveness—and can put you on a professionally exciting and financially rewarding career path! NHTI offers a wide selection of programs in the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) that can put you on the road to higher-than-average earnings with a strong outlook for future employment.
In 2016, there were 9 million STEM workers in the United States. Employment in STEM occupations is anticipated to grow much faster than employment in non-STEM occupations from 2016-2026: 10.8 percent versus 7.2 percent respectively. The median annual wage in STEM occupations in 2018 was $84,880.1
STEM careers in New Hampshire represented five percent of all the jobs in the State. STEM jobs in New Hampshire increased a total of 17 percent between 2008 and 2018, right along with the national average in that timeframe.2
1United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, Employment Projections, https://www.bls.gov/emp/tables/stem-employment.htm, visited 06/06/19.
2Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, STEM State-level Analysis, https://cew.georgetown.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/stem-states-complete-update2.pdf, visited 06/06/19