D.C. Area Tops in Job Growth
According to the Associated Press, the Washington, D.C., metro area led the nation in job growth in 2010. Local industry strength in information technology, biomedical and government sectors is expected to lead to further job growth in the future.
The region's unemployment rate was the lowest in the nation in December. D.C. topped the list of generators of net jobs, followed by Dallas-Fortworth and Boston.
D.C., Baltimore Among Best Towns for Tech Jobs
Engineering: A Most Sought-After Degree
Maryland Engineering ranked #12 public undergraduate program in the country
Maryland Graduate Engineering Ranked #10 Public in the Nation
Clark School Undergraduate Programs Move Up in U.S. News & World Report Rankings
Clark School Graduate Engineering Program Ranked 20th Nationally
Clark School Undergrad Program 23rd in Nation
Clark School #14 in World Research Ranking
Washington, D.C., Among Best Technology Start-Up Towns
State K-12 Students Make Greatest Gains
February 3, 2011