Courses & Programs

Olugbemiga Adekunle

Dean of Science,Engineer and Math

Science, Engineering & Math

Marieb 318

413.552.2436 (Tel)

Science, Engineering and Mathematics

The SEM division prepares students for transfer or career paths in some of the most in-demand fields.

Dean of Science, Engineering & Math: Olugbemiga Adekunle

departments

Biology
Chemistry
Engineering
Mathematics
Physics & Astronomy


Interested in a degree that will get you into the workforce right after graduation? Several of these offerings can help you do just that.

Associate Degree Transfer Info & Options
Biology Biology, genetics, botany, zoology, microbiology, biochemistry, marine biology, wildlife conservation
Biotechnology Animal sciences, agrigenetics, immunogenetics, pharmaceutics, biomedical technologies, forensics, environmental sciences
Chemistry Chemistry or related science; biotechnology, environmental studies, food technology
Clean Energy Clean energy programs; the ICONS (Integrated Concentration in Science - clean energy track) program at UMass
Computer Information Internet security, network, systems or support administrator/specialist; information security, assurance
Computer Use Support Internet security, network, systems or support administrator/specialist; information security, assurance
Engineering Studies Mechanical/civil/industrial, electrical, computer systems
Environmental Science Field Technician Government, industry, consulting
Environmental Science Transfer Provides a strong foundation in environmental science and equips students for an efficient transfer to a four-year institution under the Massachusetts statewide transfer policy
Forensic Science The Forensic Science degree is for those who are interested in forensic science and plan to either find employment as a technician in the field, or transfer to a four-year school
Information Technology Management Prepares students to enter the field of Information Technology in an entry-level position or transfer to a four-year CIS, MIS, or IT program
Mathematics – MA Transfer Prepares students to transfer to mathematics programs at four-year colleges and universities within the Massachusetts state system
Mathematics – General Prepares students to transfer to mathematics programs at four-year colleges and universities outside of the MA state system
Natural Resource Studies Prepares students for the Natural Resource Studies degree in the Department of Forestry & Wildlife Management at the University of Massachusetts
Physics – MA Transfer Prepares students for transfer to public or private four-year colleges or universities with a major in physics
Physics Prepares students for transfer to public or private four-year colleges or universities with a major in physics
Programming Prepares students to enter the field of computer programming in an entry-level position, or transfer to a four-year Computer Science program
Sustainability Studies Prepare for careers in sustainable living, health and safety, energy and climate change, environmental research and engineering, public policy and law, resource conservation, corporate social responsibility, urban planning, advocacy, and political science
Sustainable Agriculture Prepare for careers in sustainable farming, set agricultural policy, food system planning, and food science; or transfer to area four-year colleges' agriculture programs
Vet & Animal Science Satisfies the first two years of the animal science or pre-veterinary curriculum of a four-year institution
see it

There are many exciting career opportunities in occupations related to STEM. View a list of some popular STEM careers and the salaries associated with them.

test it

Which STEM career would be a good match for you? Use this link to assess your interests and to identify career opportunities.

experience it

Hear from people who started just like you, and their experiences with careers in STEM. Watch these videos of people who enjoy their work in STEM jobs.

make it happen

Commit to your own success in STEM careers by attending the HCC STEM Starter Academy.

Olugbemiga Adekunle

Dean of Science,Engineer and Math

Science, Engineering & Math

Marieb 318

413.552.2436 (Tel)