CAREER PATHWAYS

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

Are you interested in an exciting, high-paying career with great job security? STEM careers focus on solving real-world problems and discovering new knowledge. We offer Associate degrees that provide a base of science, technology, engineering, and math fundamentals that can be transferred to a 4-year institution.

Our certificates are ideal for those looking to upgrade their skills, change careers, or find entry-level employment. Online, evening, and summer classes provide flexibility for working and part-time students. Get started today!

Click the image above to watch our video about the STEM Pathway at PCCC

Which Program is Right For You?

Autocad-Drafting
Certificate of Achievement

Automation and Control
Certificate of Achievement

Biology
Associate in Science

Computer Information Technology – Network Administration
Associate in Applied Science

Computer Information Technology – Technical Support
Associate in Applied Science

Computer Information Technology – Web and Mobile Development
Associate in Applied Science

Computer Science
Associate in Science

Cyber Security and Computer Forensics
Certificate of Achievement

Electronic Engineering Technology
Associate in Applied Science

Engineering Science
Associate in Science

Environmental Sustainability
Associate in Science

Liberal Arts – Exercise Science
Associate in Science

Fitness Specialist
Certificate of Achievement

Graphic Design
Associate in Applied Science

Graphic Design and Digital Media
Certificate of Achievement

Information Technology Fundamentals
Certificate of Achievement

Liberal Arts – Mathematics
Associate in Science

Medical Informatics
Associate in Science

Network Administration
Certificate of Achievement

Liberal Arts – Nutrition
Associate in Science

Liberal Arts – Physical Science
Associate in Science

Technical Studies
Associate in Applied ScienceĀ 

Web and Mobile Development
Certificate of Achievement 

What Jobs Can I Get?

You can get some entry-level jobs right after graduation. Others will require a Bachelor’s Degree.

Median Salary in NJ
$95,220

Research or study basic principles of plant and animal life, such as origin, relationship, development, anatomy, and functions.

Median Salary in NJ
$99,640

Develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable…

Median Salary in NJ
$98,700

Research, design, plan, or perform engineering duties in the prevention, control, and remediation of environmental hazards using various engineering disciplines….

Median Salary in NJ
$96,690

Install, configure, and maintain an organization’s local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), data communications network, operating systems, and…

Median Salary in NJ
$74,750

Apply theory and principles of civil engineering in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities under…

Median Salary in NJ
$48,230

Apply theory and principles of environmental engineering to modify, test, and operate equipment and devices used in the prevention, control,…

Median Salary in NJ
$127,110

Research, design, develop, or test electronic components and systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use employing knowledge of electronic…

Median Salary in NJ
$164,340

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields.

Median Salary in NJ
$169,130

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.

After graduation, Daniel transferred to Boston University. “Interning at NASA while I was at PCCC helped me validate my decision to pursue a career in the aerospace industry.”

Daniel Mirman, Mechanical Engineering

Opportunities for Students

Avionics @ PCCC

Students pursuing an Aerospace Engineering Degree will be introduced to flight instruments, navigation, communication and electronics systems mounted in aircraft in our new Flight Simulators.

NASA Scholars

Does it sound like fun to work on projects and share ideas with NASA engineers, educators, and scientists? Join other PCCC students in applying for the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program!

STEM Clubs

Interested in robotics, astronomy, or amateur radio? PCCC students from ALL MAJORS are invited to get involved in STEM activities outside the classroom.

Get FREE Tuition!

Complete 3 easy steps to be considered for the NJ Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG)

  1. Apply to PCCC
  2. Complete the FAFSA
  3. Register for 6+ Credits