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Where will your passion for science, technology, engineering or math take you?

For those who love to tear things apart, figure out how they work, and put them back together again, you're in good company. Tinkering with just about everything is in our DNA. We'll show you how to think like a problem-solver, a leader, and give you hands-on experiences to prepare you for tomorrow's workforce, or to inspire and teach others the STEM skills they’ll need to shape the world. Come see what one of the top ag programs in the nation, with its award-winning faculty, has to offer you!

International Students: Not all programs listed here are Homeland Security STEM degrees; programs which are not included will not qualify for an extended Visa after graduation. For questions on which programs do qualify, contact the USU Office of Global Engagement.

STEM Degrees


Plant Science

Animal and Dairy Science

Gain experience working directly with livestock and learn how to run a successful animal production business.

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Prepare to make innovations in science and agriculture by working directly with animals and gaining laboratory experience.

Bioveterinary Science

Bioveterinary Science

Students prepare for research and medical careers and have daily opportunities to work directly with animal health professionals.

Equine Science and Management

Equine Science and Management

Transform your passion for horses into a successful equine industry career.

Dietetics

Dietetics

Dietitians translate nutrition science into solutions for a healthier life.

Climate Science

Climate Science

Climate scientists study the atmosphere, land and water and how their interactions impact life around the globe.

Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Make an impact in the community by learning to effectively teach and inspire people to develop important life skills that lead to happier, more productive lifestyles.

Food Science

Food Science

Produce new safer, more flavorful and healthier food products by understanding and applying principles of food chemistry, biology and sustainability.

Nutrition Science

Nutrition Science

Understand the complexities of how food interacts with the human body and the role of microbiology on food preparation and safety.

Plant Science

Land, Plant and Climate Systems

Explore the physical, chemical and biological processes occurring at the Earth’s surface.

Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Prepare to make innovations in science and agriculture by working directly with animals and gaining laboratory experience.

Technology and Engineering Education

Technology and Engineering Education

Through hands-on learning experiences in the classroom and laboratory, you will gain the expertise you need to become an excellent, effective teacher and inspire students to explore technology and engineering.

Aviation Technology-Maintenance Management

Aviation Technology-Maintenance Management

This program provides students with opportunities to work closely with professional instructors and gain an in-depth understanding of aircraft structures, maintenance and systems.

Aviation Technology-Professional Pilot

Aviation Technology-Professional Pilot

This program will prepare you for a safe and successful career as a professional pilot.

Agricultural Systems and Technology

Agricultural Systems and Technology

Discover the technologies embraced by professionals in the agricultural industry through instruction in the field and gain hands-on experience.

Technology Systems

Technology Systems

Students are encouraged to enhance their education through hands-on application using specialized classrooms and laboratories throughout the state.

Students can choose from five emphasis areas in the Technology Systems program: 1) Information and Computer Technology, 2) Product Development, 3) Robotics, Automation, and Controls, 4)Technical Management, and 5) Quality & Reliability.

Aviation Technology-Maintenance Management

Aviation Technology-Maintenance Management

This program provides students with opportunities to work closely with professional instructors and gain an in-depth understanding of aircraft structures, maintenance and systems.

Aviation Technology-Professional Pilot

Aviation Technology-Professional Pilot

This program will prepare you for a safe and successful career as a professional pilot.

Technology and Engineering Education

Technology and Engineering Education

Through hands-on learning experiences in the classroom and laboratory, you will gain the expertise you need to become an excellent, effective teacher and inspire students to explore technology and engineering.

Applied Economics

Applied Economics

A degree in applied economics helps you build the quantitative skills needed to understand economic theory and prepare for a career related to agriculture or natural resources. The courses provide a solid understanding of business strategies for success in a market economy.

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

This major focuses on applying economic principles and the efficient allocation of natural resources such as minerals, oil and natural gas.

Business Education

Business Education

Learn to effectively apply your business knowledge to teaching others and preparing them for careers in business.