BIG UNI STEM ANNOUNCEMENT

The University of Northern Iowa is named a 2015 STEM JobsSM Approved College by STEMJobs.com. Schools are selected for this recognition based on their dedication and success in serving undergraduates STEM Majors.  The reviewers examined the depth and breadth of undergraduate STEM degrees offered at UNI, our faculty to student ratio, and our programs for supporting the success of STEM students.  UNI and the other new 2015 STEM JobsSM Approved Colleges will be honored in the March issue of the STEM Jobs Magazine.

The University of Northern Iowa provides transformative learning experiences that inspire students to embrace challenge, engage in critical inquiry and creative thought, and contribute to society. The university supports students in more than 40 STEM majors. Students overcome challenges at the Academic Learning Center, engage in inquiry through undergraduate research, and contribute to society through participation in student organizations. UNI is home to several STEM programs. These include the Center for Early Education in STEM and the Northeast Iowa Regional STEM Hub. The UNI STEM Coordinator’s office can assist students in connecting to STEM resources that best fit their needs.

Congratulations to all of UNI's STEM leaders - faulty, staff and students for earning this recognition.