According to Kelly's info graphic, the "E" in "STEM", the engineering jobs future looks bright up to 2020. (Click pic to see Kelly's full info-graphic PDF)
Career counselors and high school students should be looking at studies to see what future job opportunities look like before selecting college direction. And according to this one Industrial Engineering looks like a great selection. It makes since as engineers create new products and demand thus secondary job market growth.
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