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Engineering Science


STEM & Health Professions Division

Academic I, Room 1101
f: 845-574-4591

Hours of Operation

  • Mon - Fri : 8 am - 5 pm


Why Study Engineering Science?


Engineers apply the principles of science and mathematics to develop solutions to technical problems, and their work is the link between scientific discoveries and commercial applications. Starting salaries are among the highest of all college graduates, and employment outlooks are favorable due to growing demand for qualified engineers. Engineering positions are in aerospace, agriculture, biomedical, chemical, civil, computer hardware and software, electrical, environmental, health and safety, electronics, marine/naval, mechanical, mining and geological, petroleum, nuclear, and even law or medicine.

With a combination of liberal arts and general education, plus a rigorous concentration in mathematics, physics, chemistry and basic engineering courses, RCC’s program thoroughly prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges.

Degree offered:

Engineering Science AS

  • Aerospace/Mechanical Track
  • Biomedical/Chemical Track
  • Civil Engineering Track
  • Environmental Engineering Track
  • General Track
  • Industrial Engineering Track

Meet our faculty

Our engineering faculty includes scientists with years of teaching and research experience in Materials, Mechanical and Bio-engineering, as well as Nanotechnology. In addition, entire faculty of over 100 full-time and 400 part-time members includes numerous Fulbright Scholars, SUNY Chancellor’s Award winners and published authors. Average class size of 22 allows faculty members to work one-on-one with students.

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