College for Women | School of Business and Professional Studies

STEM

Are you passionate about promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the classroom? When pursuing St. Kate’s STEM Education certification on our St. Paul campus, you will gain the skills and experience to integrate innovative teaching practices and advance STEM curriculum in the schools.

what can I do with a certification in STEM?

Upon completion of the certification in STEM education, you will be prepared to not only provide STEM instruction, but help to facilitate wider use of this curriculum within their schools and districts.

what will I study?

The coursework required to earn the STEM certification from St. Kate’s includes the following five classes:

  • "Chemistry of Life"
  • "Environmental Biology"
  • “Mathematical Structures”
  • “Engineering in Elementary Education”
  • “Technology in Teaching and Learning"

These courses are cross-disciplinary, and provide you with hands-on, lab-based experiences that you can integrate into your classroom.

Did you know?

  • STEM is offered as a minor and certificate.

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why St. Kate’s?

At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.


Major Course Requirements

Major Course Requirements

Explore the required, supporting and recommended courses.

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum

The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.

Faculty

Faculty

Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.

The St. Kate’s Experience

The St. Kate’s Experience

This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.