Academy for Math, Science, and Engineering

  • Located at MORRIS HILLS HIGH SCHOOL, in Rockaway, the Academy for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering is a rigorous, highly focused four-year program for students with career interests in engineering.

    Applicants applying to the Academy for Math, Science, and Engineering must be in Algebra 1 during the admissions window and complete the course by the end of the eighth-grade academic year or have previously taken Algebra 1 in school. If your Middle School does not offer Algebra 1, please find acceptable alternatives below:

    MHRD Algebra 1 Course

    John Hopkins Course

Career Field - Math, Science, and Engineering

  • Career Pathways in Math, Science, and Engineering (include but are not limited to):

    Engineering and Technology: Aerospace Engineer* Aeronautical Engineer* Agricultural Engineer* Agricultural Technician* Application Engineer* Architectural Engineer* Automotive Engineer* Biomedical Engineer* Biotechnology Engineer* Chemical Engineer* Civil Engineer* Communications Engineer* Computer Engineer* Computer Hardware Engineer* Computer Programmer* Computer Science Technician* Computer Software Engineer* Construction Engineer* Consultant* Development Engineer* Drafter* Electrical Engineer* Electrician* Electronics Technician* Energy Transmission Engineer* Environmental Engineer* Facilities Technician* Fire Protection Engineer* Geothermal Engineer* Hazardous Waste Engineer* Hazardous Waste Technician* Human Factors Engineer * Industrial Engineer* Industrial Engineering Technician* Licensing Engineer* Manufacturing Engineer* Manufacturing Technician* Manufacturing Processes Engineer* Marine Engineer* Materials Engineer* Materials Lab & Supply Technician* Mechanical Engineer* Metallurgic Engineer* Mining Engineer* Naval Engineer* Network Technician* Nuclear Engineer* Ocean Engineer* Operations Research Engineer* Packaging Engineer* Packaging Technician* Petroleum Engineer* Pharmaceutical Engineer* Plastics Engineer* Power Systems Engineer* Product Design Engineer* Project Engineer* Project manager* Prototype Engineer* Quality Engineer* Quality Technician* Radio/TV Broadcast Technician* Radiology Engineer* Researcher* Safety Engineer* Software Engineer* Sound Technician* Structural Engineer* Survey Technician* Systems Design Engineer* Technical Sales Manager* Technical Writer* Telecommunications Engineer* Textile Engineer* Transportation Engineer* Nuclear Engineer and Procurement Engineer


    Seniors in the Academy for Math, Science, and Engineering have completed internships with (including but not limited to): 

    AlQuraishi Laboratory New Jersey Water Science Center
    AZKY Tech Ltd New York City Church of Christ
    Cisco Systems NJIT Center for Solar Terrestrial Research
    Dassault Systemes Nokia Bell Labs
    DEVCOM- Armaments Center Ometry
    Drew University PBS Consulting Engineers Inc.
    First Tech Challenge New Jersey Pfizer Inc.
    Forte Fencing Foundation Picatinny Arsenal
    Glocon Inc. ProactiveRISK
    Heller Industries Inc. Protect Our Planet Movement (POP Movement)
    IAME Research Center Suburban Consulting Engineers Inc
    IdeasLab Tara Innovations LLC
    JSA Architecture & Design Group, LLC Tech For Good Inc.
    Langan Engineering and Environmental Services Tenazx
    M.A.Dermaceuticals Township of Roxbury
    Milgard Windows & Doors Upkey
    Montclair University ValuRx Pharmacy
    New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Zoetis Inc.

Academy Course of Study

  • 9th Grade

    • Academy Math Analysis 1 H
    • Academy Computer-Aided Design H
    • Academy English 1 H
    • Academy Geometry H
    • Academy AP Physics 1
    • Academy Social Studies 1 H
    • Physical Education
    • Two Electives (exs: World Language, Band, Chorus, Art, Computer Programming Math Using Visual BASIC, Introduction to Technology, AP Computer Science Principles)

    10th Grade

    • Academy Math Analysis 2 H
    • AP Chemistry 
    • Academy English 2 H
    • Academy Social Studies 2 H
    • Academy Fundamentals of Engineering H
    • Academy Engineering & Product Development & Technology 1 H
    • Physical Education
    • Two Electives (additional courses may include AP courses or electives)

     11th Grade:

    • AP Biology 
    • Academy Business Strategies H
    • Academy Engineering & Product Development & Technology 2 H
    • Calculus(Choose from AP Calculus BC, AP Calculus AB, or Calculus and Analytic Geometry H)
    • English 11 (AP, H, or CPA)
    • US History 2 (AP or CPA)
    • Physical Education
    • Two Electives (additional courses may include AP courses or electives)

    12th Grade:

    • Academy Biotechnology H
    • Academy Engineering & Product Development & Technology 3 H
    • Academy Technical Writing H (semester)
    • Academy Macroeconomics (semester)
    • English 12 (AP, H, or CPA)
    • Physical Education
    • Structured Learning Experience (internship)*
    • Electives (additional courses may include AP courses or electives)


    *At the end of high school, AMSE students must have earned a minimum of 170 credits in order to graduate as well as complete a 100 hour internship in STEM.