Part of National Engineers Week, Feb 21 is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.

girls robotics team

Apple Valley All Girl Robotics Team. Photo credit: CBS

More women are needed in engineering and all STEM fields.

  • Only 13% of engineers are women
  • Only 26% of computer scientists are women

Top 10 Engineering Degrees Female 2016-2017

  1. Mechanical
  2. Chemical
  3. Civil
  4. Biomedical
  5. Computer Science
  6. Industrial/Manufacturing/Systems
  7. Electrical
  8. Computer Engineering
  9. Environmental
  10. Metallurgical and Materials

Source: Society of Women Engineers

Today’s challenge: Click on each major above, read the short blurb, and decide which one is most interesting to you.