• STEM Community

Learning Communities

  • STEM (Formerly Technology) Community

    You should live in this community if you are majoring in Physics or Physics Education, Math or Math Education, Construction Management, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Computer Information Technology, and Chemistry or Chemistry Education.

    This community provides students in areas of STEM with the opportunities to connect with faculty, engage in study groups, and be exposed to research options. These opportunities directly impact student success and prepare students for a successful career.

    As a member of the community, you will...


    • live with other students who have declared a major within the STEM realm.
    • take 2-3 classes with students who live on your floor.
    • be able to participate in organized study groups for Learning Community participants.
    • have an upper class STEM student as a Dragon Mentor who is dedicated to providing you with various opportunities and academic support.
    • learn how to navigate through your years as an STEM student.
    • be exposed to career options that you will have with your degree.
    • interact with faculty members who are dedicated to helping you achieve excellence in the classroom and beyond.
    • have the opportunity to learn more about and join clubs directly related to your major.
    • be able to participate in various community service projects that help charities in the local community.
    • be exposed to research opportunities with faculty.


    Required Common Courses: 


    Fall Semester

    • COMM 100: Speech Communication (3 credits)
    • PHIL 110: Practical Reasoning (3 credits)


    Spring Semester

    • PHIL 120: World Religions (3 credits)



    Recommended Courses

    • CHEM 150: General Chemistry (3 credits)
    • CHEM 150 Lab (1 credit)
    • CSIS 152: Introduction to Computers and Programming I-a (3 credits)
    • MATH 127: College Algebra (3 credits)
    • CM 105: Introduction to Construction Management (1 credit)


    Community Location:

    This community is historically located in Snarr Hall.