Mater Dei's Science Department
The Mater Dei High School Science Department offers 24 courses to suit students’ needs and interests as well as college and career goals.
- Working closely with the Math Department, students can pursue pathways designed for those interested in engineering or computer science through our STEM Distinction program.
- Students can earn a Biotechnology Certificate of Proficiency making them eligible to work in a biotechnology lab after graduating from MD.
- Courses partner with doctors, hospitals, wildlife preserves, and government agencies, to provide students with connections to career experiences and unique field trip opportunities.
Full course descriptions and more information about the science program can be found on page 23 of the Course Catalog.