Skip to Content

Briar Cliff University STEM


What is STEM?

STEM is the acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. These disciplines are vital for thriving in the 21st century whether managing STEM-based decisions of daily life or pursuing STEM careers.

In today's complex world teachers, students, parents and communities need to understand how the STEM fields are the basis for innovative problem-solving and discovery which are best acquired through exploratory learning and active student engagement.

Get The Facts About Computer Science Education

According to the Association for Computing Machinery, did you know that half of all STEM jobs will be in computing in 2020? Despite these opportunities , the computing field faces a shortage of skilled workers and difficulty in keeping students in the pipeline. Learn more

Useful Links

Iowa STEM >>>
Northwest Iowa STEM >>>
Bishop Mueller Library >>>


STEM Poster

BCU STEM Festival

DATE: May 3, 2013
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
PLACE: All Over Campus!

Schedule of Events