US students do not want to do science – that’s just a fact. The growth in the number of bachelor degrees in STEM-related fields happens mostly due to university students with foreign origins.
Business community names as the biggest problem is inability to keep those foreigners with STEM degrees.
I think the problem is completely different.
The actual problem is US school graduates do not want to do science.
And what can we do about it?
On January 17th I gave a talk on the matter.
Pleas follow this link for the details.