Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics

Welcome to STEM

The School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) integrates four traditional disciplines into a unique curriculum focused on 21st-century problem-solving.

We offer baccalaureate degrees in four fields of engineering technology: civil, electrical, mechanical, and management, as well as associate degrees in civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering technology. Our career job placement rate is near 100% in engineering technology.

The School of STEM offers a bachelor’s in applied science and computer science. A baccalaureate in applied science offers concentrations in pre-medicine and interdisciplinary science studies.

Minors from the department of applied science and mathematics include: applied mathematics and statistics, biology, chemistry, environmental science, forensic science, and mathematics.

The associate and baccalaureate degree programs in engineering technology are accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET.


Bluefield State's education distinguishes itself with small class sizes, extensive lab experience, team-building opportunities, and individualized instruction. Notably, our robotics team has won the Intelligent Ground Vehicle championship twice over the last two decades.

The Honors College is a great option to consider for qualified students.