Welcome to the MC Science, Engineering, and Technology (SET) Area!
the Instructional Dean of Science, Engineering, and Technology (SET) area at
Montgomery College, Maryland, I welcome you to our website. The instructional area of SET consists of
departments offering associate degrees in Physics, Engineering, Geosciences,
Science, Cybersecurity, and Network and
Wireless Technologies disciplines.
part of the Montgomery College mission of empowering students to change their
lives, we are committed to providing quality instruction that leads to
understanding and competence suitable for the emerging global economy.
College, home to the nation's largest engineering
transfer program, has more than 1,300 students. Many of our
students transfer to the University of Maryland, Georgia Tech, and George
of the undergraduate courses are transferable to top tier four-year
institutions. Students in these courses have numerous academic enhancement
opportunities through student clubs, internships, and undergraduate research.
Our academic programs in the science, technologies,
engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines have grant support exceeding $3.1
million, including funding from the National Science Foundation STEM Talent Expansion Program (STEP), Noyce Teacher Scholarship program, S-STEM
Scholarship program, and American Association of Colleges and Universities Teaching to Increase
Diversity and Equity in STEM (TIDES) grants.
enrolled in our classes may obtain tutoring and other support through Learning Centers &
Academic Support Centers at the Germantown, Rockville, and Takoma
Park/Silver Spring campuses. The Office of Internships
helps students obtain internships in local science and engineering-based
companies and federal agencies such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The internship office also
supports applications for undergraduate research, including research supported
by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates
academic programs are diverse and rich in opportunities for our students. Please visit our department and program sites for
further details. And please also feel free to contact me should you wish to
obtain any additional information about our numerous programs.
Eun-Woo Chang, Ph.D.
Science, Engineering, and Technology