Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

D.C. Area Tops in Job Growth

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.

Related Articles:
D.C., Baltimore Among Best Towns for Tech Jobs
Clark School Undergrad Program 23rd in Nation
Clark School #14 in World Research Ranking
Washington, D.C., Among Best Technology Start-Up Towns
Maryland is No. 1 for Entrepreneurship, Innovation
Clark School Graduate Program Ranks 18th Nationally
Federal Region Is Nation's Most "Tech-centric"
Md. Public Schools #1 for Fourth Year in a Row
UM a Top Academic Value According to Kiplinger's
Clark School Rises in International Ranking

February 3, 2011


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Alum Dimitris Tsakaris improves propulsion of robotic octopus

Alum Xiaobo Tan developing robotic fish to 'stalk' real fish in the Great Lakes

Leidos Invests in Innovation Partnership with UMD

Davis, Llorca, and Milner Receive U.S. Patent No. 8,831,524

Brain-behavior initiative workshop draws 160 faculty, deans, adminstrators for wide-ranging discussions

Mayergoyz, Serpico, and Bertotti Publish in Physical Review B

Mayergoyz Invited to Speak at Symposium in France

Ulukus to exploit wireless network interference in new NSF grant

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts