Women in Engineering

Where are the women in engineering? © Peter Walker/Corbis

Engineering has some of the widest gender gaps among the STEM fields, despite having some of the most fascinating -- and lucrative -- career options. Cristen and Caroline explore women's contributions to engineering, why industrial engineering attracts the most women and female students' altruistic motivations for pursuing the challenging degree.

Topics in this Podcast: women, STEM, STEM series, engineering