The S.T.E.M. and Health Sciences Area encompasses the divisions of Biology and Chemistry, Engineering Technologies & Computer Science, Mathematics and Physics, and Nursing and Allied Health, offering competitive transfer programs and high demand certificate programs.
Our students are provided with an affordable, high-caliber education that prepares them for success in whatever they aspire to do – whether it’s to transfer to one of our many partner institutions, or to enter the workforce with a competitive edge. Our facilities are state-of-the art and include cutting-edge robotics and computer integrated manufacturing facilities within the Center for Technology; advanced clinical simulation labs within Center for Health Science; and our newly constructed general science labs within the A. Zachary Yamba Building.
Students completing our transfer programs graduate from local and regional colleges and universities including: The New Jersey Institute of Technology, Kean University, Rutgers University, New Jersey City University, Bloomfield College, and Montclair University just to name a few.
At Essex, we hold our students to the highest standards and at the same time provide support, enabling them to reach their greatest academic potential. Let us help you meet your academic, personal or career goals.
Dr. Jill Stein
Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) and Health Sciences
A. Zachary Yamba Building; Room 5106E
303 University Ave.
Newark, NJ 07102