Department Overview
The Science and Engineering Department offers students opportunities both inside and outside the classroom to develop the knowledge and skills to pursue successful careers in STEM fields. Employment opportunities in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) are among the most sough-after in the nation. The average STEM salary in New Jersey is $52,800. In New Jersey alone, 269,000 STEM and STEM-related jobs will need to be filled by 2018.

Our courses are taught by highly trained faculty in small classes that foster direct student-faculty engagement. As a student you have the opportunity to participate in hands-on research projects and become involved in numerous student clubs and events within the Department that will enhance your knowledge of science.

Our graduates have continued their education at such prestigious colleges and universities as Cornell University, University of California at Berkeley, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Rutgers University.

Discovering the Possibilities
Are you curious? Do you have an analytical mind? Are you creative and enjoy solving problems? Do you like working in teams? A career in science and engineering may be just right for you. Science and Engineering is the fastest growing department on campus. The College is responding to this demand by doubling the size of the Science Center and equipping it with state-of-the-art labs. Step into a science lab and you’ll experience the energy, passion and commitment of our faculty for teaching and scientific discovery.