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Build the Foundation for Your STEM Career

Science, technology, and mathematics exist in every aspect of our lives. Our continually growing, interconnected world demands the higher-level thinking skills that STEM programs provide. With a society built on these principals, it is important to equip students with the knowledge and tools to tackle these issues head on to inspire change and transform communities. 

Urbana University strives to prepare and encourage students for the challenges of tomorrow by providing unique, student-focused learning experiences that expand STEM literacy and understanding. A STEM degree is merely a tool; it’s what you do with it that can change the world for you and future generations to come. Urbana focuses on a collaborative approach that reinforces our commitment to personal growth through confidence-building and relationship-minded learning. Begin to build the foundation to your future with a STEM degree from Urbana.

Where Passion Fuels Confidence & Success

The Urbana STEM programs prepare you for success through collaborative class and work environments, hands-on learning and local partnerships. Our collaborative approach encourages analytical thinking, builds confidence and creates relationships to carry through your career. Let an Urbana STEM degree provide you with the well-rounded education you need to become a passionate member of the workforce and to make a difference in the communities in which you live and work.

STEM and Humanities

Urbana’s STEM majors are designed to create well-rounded individuals who strive to transform the community in which they live. Our continually growing, interconnected world demands the higher-level thinking skills that STEM programs provide.
STEM degree curriculum starts with core subjects that develop skills like communication, collaboration, problem solving, critical thinking, and innovation, which are vital to success in any field. This strong humanities background creates a foundation to enhance with technical knowledge.
Urbana’s STEM majors are designed to prepare you to become a leader of tomorrow. We foster student-teacher collaboration for hands-on, personalized, experiential learning. Students gain curiosity, competency and confidence within the Urbana learning community.

STEM Careers

Transform Communities and Impact Society

In today’s complex and technologically advanced world, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills have become an attractive attribute for prospective employees entering the marketplace. Urbana’s degrees prepare you to apply these skills in STEM careers and fields regionally and nationally.

These in-demand professions not only provide higher wages – with a yearly average wage nearly double that of non-STEM programs – but STEM occupations have seen above-average job growth and will continue to do so over the next five to 10 years. The state of Ohio alone saw a 12.3% increase in STEM-related jobs from 2009 to 2015, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


  • Biologist
  • Scientist
  • Lab Manager
  • Teacher
  • Graduate programs in medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine and more


  • Computer security analyst
  • Compliance specialist
  • Information security specialist
  • Government relations


  • Mathematician 
  • Banker
  • Teacher
  • Researcher

STEM Degree Programs