Which STEM Program is Right for Me?

By Jessica Meyer

STEM letters in purple on a desk

Do you have an interest in science and technology, but are not sure which program to pursue for your college undergraduate degree? Check out the STEM programs below to help you decide which one may be right for you:

Computer Science

A Bachelor of Science in Computer Science could be the perfect degree for you if you have a hunger for innovation in technology. Gain a foundation in software applications, large scale data processing and principles of computer design, while preparing for an exciting career in fields like software application development or computer programming.


Biomedical engineering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering are popular programs of study for students wanting to spark innovative solutions across differing industries. Not sure which field of engineering suits you?

  • Biomedical engineers aim to improve patient care.
  • Electrical engineers develop solutions for electronics, communications and electrical power systems industries.
  • Mechanical engineers create innovative mechanical devices.

Information Technology

You might want a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology if you have a strong desire to gain a clear understanding of how information technology can improve the performance of enterprise systems. You may want to consider earning an emphasis in cyber security to specialize in assisting individuals or organizations through cyber defense, cyber operations and cyber law.

To learn more about all of the science and technology programs offered at Grand Canyon University’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology, visit our website or contact us today

Written by Jessica Meyer, a senior earning a marketing degree at GCU.

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Grand Canyon University. Any sources cited were accurate as of the publish date.

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