Mission & Vision

Mission & Vision


The mission of the School of Science, Engineering, and Technology (SSET) is to provide excellence in undergraduate, graduate and professional educational programs. The school pursues and supports research, development, and scholarly activities for faculty and students through traditional and innovative means as well as through cooperative relationships with regional industries and professional communities.


The vision of the School of Science, Engineering and Technology is to offer empowering educational programs and provide students with knowledge, skills, and expertise to fully participate in a progressive society and a competitive global environment. Although our focus is regional, the high quality of our graduates and technical expertise of faculty expand our clientele to national and global arenas. To attain our vision, we are guided by the following principles:

  • Commitment to providing high quality educational programs through continuous improvement of instruction and curriculum
  • Commitment to strengthening the School research capabilities and improving its services
  • Commitment to a collegial work environment that embraces personal and professional ethical responsibilities
  • Commitment to serving regional industry and contributing to the economic development of Central Pennsylvania