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What is STEM?

  • Science
  • Technology
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics


From computers and space exploration to smartphones, artificial intelligence, and the internet of things, graduates of STEM programs have shaped the contemporary world and laid the trajectory for its future.

  • To further shape and realize that future will require STEM graduates prepared to negotiate disruption and ambiguity in a world where change outpaces planning. 
  • In short, a high-quality STEM education that is also broad-based, and that develops critical thinking and creativity. 

Why Georgia College?

“…technology alone is not enough - it’s technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the results that make our heart sing.”  - Steve Jobs

As Georgia’s official public liberal arts institution, Georgia College is uniquely equipped to provide you with the highly-sought-after STEM skills needed today – plus analytical, problem-solving, and communicative skills, and the creativity and nimbleness to lead, to thrive, and to excel no matter what the future brings.

Thinking about STEM?  Future-proof your STEM career at Georgia College.

To begin your own exciting – future-driven - STEM studies, visit our Admissions page.

To learn more about Georgia College STEM* programs, visit:

Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences

Department of Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy

Department of Information Systems and Computer Science

Department of Psychology

* Programs classified as STEM by the U.S. Department of Education (CIP code classification).