More Hispanics are graduating college with bachelor’s degrees than ever before – especially in engineering and physical sciences.
However, Hispanics are vastly underrepresented in the workforce in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics – or so-called STEM jobs. Though they account for about 15 percent of the U.S. population, they were just 7 percent of the STEM workforce in 2011.
This is bound to change, or at least has the potential to.
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