Mission Statement

The Center for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Excellence at California State University, Sacramento is a University-wide initiative aimed at strengthening the quality of STEM education and research, increasing the number of students graduating in STEM disciplines to meet local and national workforce needs, building the university's capacity to advance knowledge in STEM disciplines, and enhancing recruitment of students, staff, and faculty such that these populations better reflect the diversity of California.

Core activities

  • Recruiting and educating dynamic and diverse students that will become California's leaders in STEM fields
  • Bringing real-life applications into our classrooms
  • Encouraging the sharing of ideas across disciplines and promote interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Reaching out to regional partners in industry, health care, government and education for their advice, resources and leadership