Southern New Hampshire University has long been committed to building degree programs to meet current workforce needs. Engineering, for example, continues to be in high demand in both New Hampshire and throughout the United States. There are typically more than 1,000 engineering positions open at any given time in New Hampshire alone. The Computer Science program prepares students for careers as software developers, a position projected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to grow 24 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than average for all occupations.
SNHU offers educational pathways in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) to help our students get the skills they need to become successful.
Courses and hands-on labs are available online so coursework can be completed when it’s convenient for you. You’ll experience applied learning vs. theoretical, led by highly skilled faculty who bring real-world expertise into the online classroom.
The College of Engineering, Technology, and Aeronautics (CETA) offers affordable and accessible engineering degree programs in a state-of-the-art STEM facility in New Hampshire.
Women are underrepresented in STEM but SNHU’s population of female students has grown to over 30%! Learn how women are supported at SNHU to find success in high-growth, high-paying STEM careers.
Students at SNHU enjoy access to an exciting array of resources that help take learning outside the classroom and beyond the computer. The SNHU campus features state-of-the-art learning facilities, while cyberlabs and other web-based resources offer online students unique learning opportunities. Both online students and on-campus students also enjoy the benefits of the many partnerships that SNHU has forged with organizations both local and national, through networking opportunities, internships, and more.
Experienced and knowledgeable educators are critical to the success of any academic institution. At SNHU, our online and campus faculty, including College of Engineering, Technology, and Aeronautics, are highly credentialed and current in their industries. SNHU educators boast dozens of different degrees in a wide range of STEM fields and come with experience that includes nursing, video game design, and even working on a Mars rover.
Earn math credit for what you already know when you use the math assessment tool at SNHU, a nonprofit institution. New students in online STEM programs may be eligible to take a free assessment that offers the opportunity to earn up to six credits toward their degree – saving time and money.
Cyber competitions. Software development. Analyzing real-world data. These are just a few examples of the experiential learning opportunities available to online STEM students at Southern New Hampshire University.
STEM students have the opportunity to participate in many STEM-based extracurricular activities, including: