Welcome to the Center for STEM Learning

The University of Kansas Center for STEM Learning provides leadership in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) learning by:

  • Promoting and improving K-12, undergraduate, and graduate STEM learning,
  • improving K-12 STEM teacher development, from recruitment and pre-service development to continuing professional development,
  • involving all citizens through informal STEM education and research outreach, and
  • developing and expanding innovative, interdisciplinary STEM education research

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
1 of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
$260.5 million in externally funded research expenditures
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times