About Cinsam
Northern Kentucky University’s Center for Integrative Natural Science and Mathematics (CINSAM) was established in 2000 by the Council on Postsecondary Education as NKU’s Program of Distinction. We are dedicated to enhancing the teaching, learning and application of science, technology, engineering and mathematics at preschool through undergraduate levels and around our region.

Vision

To elevate our community through enhancement of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education at NKU & across our region by providing meaningful opportunities to every student.

Mission

To promote enthusiasm, excellence, and equity in education at P-16 levels by advancing and integrating teaching, learning, and scholarship in the STEM disciplines.

Goals

  • Facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation of STEM and STEM Education students
  • Promote faculty and undergraduate scholarship in STEM disciplines
  • Enhance the teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and environmental issues at P-16 levels
  • Promote institutional excellence by building human, material and organizational infrastructure to support CINSAM's vision and mission
  • Facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation of STEM and STEM Education students
  • Promote faculty and undergraduate scholarship in STEM disciplines
  • Enhance the teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and environmental issues at P-16 levels
  • Promote institutional excellence by building human, material and organizational infrastructure to support CINSAM's vision and mission
  • Facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation of STEM and STEM Education students
  • Promote faculty and undergraduate scholarship in STEM disciplines
  • Enhance the teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and environmental issues at P-16 levels
  • Promote institutional excellence by building human, material and organizational infrastructure to support CINSAM's vision and mission
  • Facilitate the recruitment, retention and graduation of STEM and STEM Education students
  • Promote faculty and undergraduate scholarship in STEM disciplines
  • Enhance the teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and environmental issues at P-16 levels
  • Promote institutional excellence by building human, material and organizational infrastructure to support CINSAM's vision and mission