External Programs

USM's first class of Pioneers charts a new course over the summer for interdisciplinary student in science, technology, engineering, and math
Pioneers - 2011 Summer Orientation
1

The College of Science, Technology, and Health's Department of External Programs provides outreach to area business and industry. These efforts include both on- and off-campus training and development programs, a variety of workshops, seminars, courses, and certificate programs at locations throughout the state designed to meet the specific needs of companies and their employees.

External Programs has provided a variety of workshops, seminars, courses, and certificate programs at locations throughout the state. It has developed and delivered on-site programs designed to meet the specific needs of companies and their employees.

Manufacturing Applications Center provides product and materials testing, analysis and design assistance to help Maine industries reach their full potential.

Pioneers is the new interdisciplinary honors scholarship program for Maine students in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). With a team of faculty and professionals from several related disciplines, and a carefully designed selection of courses and internships with local companies, USM's Pioneers will be on the leading edge of careers in their respective fields.

News & Events

USM Campus Ventures program offers drop-in counseling for entrepreneurs interested in accessing University resources
USM's Campus Ventures and Manufacturing Applications Center help Maine entrepreneurs develop uniquely Maine products. A recent article in Mainebiz focuses on two companies, Beachstone Sustainable Surfaces and LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls, that have worked with USM students and faculty to develop their innovative products.

USM Pioneers

2011-2012 Pioneers

Pioneers is a learning community bringing together Maine’s best and brightest students in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields.

Campus Ventures

Campus Ventures gives Maine-based technology companies a jump start in bringing commercially viable technologies to market while providing students with real-world, hands-on learning.

Learn More

Connect With Us