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Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Division at College of DuPage offers a wide array of exciting programs and courses to students who are interested in learning more about how and why natural systems on the Earth and in the universe work.

From the universal language of the sciences, Mathematics, to specific coursework in Chemistry, the Earth Sciences, Engineering, and Physics, the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division provides students with a myriad of choices of topics that may pique their interest or fulfill a general education requirement. Many courses offered in the division fulfill general education requirements for students interested in transferring to a baccalaureate granting institution.


The following programs are specific to the STEM Division. For related technology programs, go to the Business and Applied Technology Division page.

COD Stories

Patrick Cullinan

"COD offered me the best opportunity to build a foundation that would springboard me to U of I and eventually medical school." - Patrick Cullinan

Patrick's COD Story

COD Stories

Safia Khan

"The only way to learn what your limits are is to push past them. I learned what my potential is, so don’t be afraid to walk through waters of uncertainty." - Safia Khan

Safia's COD Story

COD Stories

Austin Ahlert

"COD helped me to finish my general education requirements in a timely and inexpensive matter while providing a very good education." - Austin Ahlert

Austin's COD Story

COD Stories

Jaylyn Grant

"Some of my goals when I become a doctor include serving underrepresented communities, doing humanitarian work overseas and mentoring pre-med students of color." - Jaylyn Grant

Jaylyn's COD Story

COD Stories

Xin Tang

"My experience at COD not only taught me how to interact with people from diverse backgrounds, but also encouraged me to jump out of my comfort zone and pursue an engineering degree in a different state." - Xin Tang

Xin's COD Story

Contact Information

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06, (630) 942-3210