Is Finance a STEM Degree?

Yes, Finance is considered STEM, however it isn’t included on the U.S. list of STEM Designated Programs. Despite not being included on that list, “financial services” was included on the DHS’ STEM Jobs Act in 2012. So, the field of Finance is a STEM field.

What Is A STEM Degree?

STEM is an acronym referring to degrees in fields related to science, technology, engineering, and math. It has been predicted by the U.S. Department of Labor that even though there will be an estimated 1.2 million job openings in STEM-related fields by the year 2018, there may not bee enough graduates to fill the roles. …