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About the Department

Prepare to teach integrative STEM and technology in elementary, middle and high school settings. While focusing on engineering and technology design, our students engage in a variety of STEM content areas and educational methods. We offer fully accredited undergraduate and graduate teaching programs. Our graduates qualify for New Jersey certification and are actively recruited across the state and the nation.

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Professional Preparation

Extensive fieldwork framed by professional development prepares students for the demands of teaching.

Faculty Mentors

Close Faculty Mentorship

Small classes are the foundation for collaborative learning between students and their faculty mentors.


Immersive Experiences

Apply principles of math and science to technological and engineering design to address real-world problems.

Recent News

Integrative STEM Education 2020 Dean's List

The list below indicates the Department of Integrative STEM Education students whose outstanding academic achievement has placed them on the Dean’s List.

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Integrative STEM Education Alumni Produce Necessary Medical Equipment for NJ Hospitals

A group of TCNJ Integrative STEM Education alumni are part of a larger group of educators creating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for front line responders to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Northern-New Jersey and Greater NYC areas.

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TCNJ Students Attend Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association's Regional Conference

29 members of TCNJ’s STEM Educators Society (SES) recently traveled to Rehoboth Beach, DE to compete in the annual Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association (TEECA) Eastern Regional Conference.

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Women in Engineering: Alexandra Paspalas

Alexandra Paspalas has always wanted to be a teacher. Now, as a graduating senior, she pursues her ambition of teacher and leader in Tech Ed all-inclusive classrooms.

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Tanner Huffman

Dr. Tanner Huffman believes that being a teacher is more than constructing a curriculum; teachers are leaders. A positive impact can have a domino effect - it starts with education.

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Teaching Accreditation

Our Technology Education and iSTEM Elementary Education programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and meet all standards of the International Technology Education Association ITEA.