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College of Science, Engineering and Technology


Norfolk State University (NSU) provides educational opportunities such as camps and scholarship. The GenCyber Teacher Camp will introduce a curriculum that teachers in the STEM area and other interested teachers can use to introduce the GenCyber concepts in their classrooms in a fun and engaging approach.

About CSET

The College of Science, Engineering, and Technology (CSET) has over 2,000 students and presently comprises over 30% of the University’s total student enrollment.  Undergraduate students can select from a wide array of courses in eight academic departments: biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, nursing and allied health, physics, and technology.  Effective and innovative support programs enhance the educational experience for students.

The College of Science, Engineering and Technology has played a pivotal role in the University’s eighty year history.  Faculty contributions in research, grantsmanship, service and mentoring are exceptional.  Graduates are securing outstanding jobs and are earning advanced degrees in record numbers.  The College currently houses several research centers –Center for Materials Research (CMR), Center for Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences (CBBS), Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity, Creative Gaming and Simulation Lab (CGS), Information Assurance –Research, Educations and Development Institute,  (IA-REDI), - and numerous accredited programs. 

Graduate programs in the college include the master’s degree in computer science, electronics engineering, and cybersecurity.  A Ph.D. program in materials science and engineering was introduced in 2007.

The future for the College of Science, Engineering, and Technology is unlimited.  We invite you to join us for a very exciting and eventful academic journey.