US Department of Homeland Security Selects Stevens Institute of Technology to Lead National Research Effort in Port Security

Stevens is one of 11 universities to partner with DHS; will lead port security research and education in one of five new Centers of Excellence HOBOKEN, N.J., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The US Department of Homeland Security has announced...


Founded in 1870, Stevens Institute of Technology is one of the leading technological universities in the world dedicated to learning and research. Through its broad-based curricula, nurturing of creative inventiveness, and cross disciplinary research, the Institute is at the forefront of global challenges in engineering, science, and technology management. Partnerships and collaboration between, and among, business, industry, government and other universities contribute to the enriched environment of the Institute. A new model for nurturing technology in academe, known as Technogenesis(R), involves external partners in launching business enterprises to create broad opportunities and shared value. Stevens offers baccalaureates, master's and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science and management, in addition to a baccalaureate degree in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. The university has a total enrollment of 2,040 undergraduate and 3,200 graduate students, with about 250 full-time faculty. Stevens' graduate programs have attracted international participation from China , India , Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America. Additional information may be obtained from its web page at http://www.stevens.edu.

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