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Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics Division

Scientific Glass Technology, A.A.S. (Cumberland)

Scientific Glass Technology, AAS

Scientific glassblowers create glass apparatus for scientific research in laboratories, universities and industry. The only program of its kind in the nation, Scientific Glass Technology combines classroom study and hands-on laboratory techniques, technical drawing and advanced fabrication. Students develop a solid understanding of scientific glassblowing so that they are able to fabricate apparatus according to technical specifications.
Program Goals

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

• Utilize and improve skills to fabricate more Intricately designed glass


•Fabricate functional apparatus according to research and industrial technical


•Demonstrate the ability to produce, read and understand glass shop


Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, GED (General Education Development) recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.​

When you Graduate
AAS programs are designed for students who want to enter a career directly after graduating bot those who change their plans find that most of their CCC credits transfer to four-year colleges. Students are encouraged to visit the NJ transfer for transfer course equivalencies.
Career Opportunities

The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.​