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 Science 

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.

Average Salary in NJ
$164,340

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

Average Salary in NJ
$102,300

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

Average Salary in NJ
$47,690

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

Average Salary in NJ
$98,410

Teach courses in biological sciences. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Average Salary in NJ
$78,300

Develop and oversee the implementation of information security procedures and policies.

Average Salary in NJ
$98,830

Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services.

Average Salary in NJ
$49,980

Perform laboratory and field tests to monitor the environment and investigate sources of pollution.

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