The Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering & Science is dedicated to preparing students to become the next generation of leaders in technology and in the applied sciences. The school's mission confidently addresses the critical societal challenges faced by engineering and science today, and for the future.

Mission of the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering & Science 

The Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science seeks to be globally recognized as an engineering and science school that educates students to have the breadth and depth required to lead in their chosen profession, and leads in the development of important new knowledge and new technologies, including their integration into the fabric of society by the various education and innovation pathways we support.

“Stevens has, above all else, taught me how to learn.”


The success of our alumni provides abundant testimony to the strength of their vision, and to the Stevens education which serves the state, nation and the world by graduating talented and broadly educated engineers and scientists, and by conducting innovative research that creates new knowledge, transitioning this knowledge to the benefit of society via the creation of new technologies and processes.