​What is STEM Core?

STEM Core is a 1-year program that prepares students for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) through accelerated math and technical skills courses. STEM Core was created in partnership with Growth Sector with the following goals in mind:

      • To in​​crease the number of studnets in the fields of computer science, engineering and other tech-related careers
      • To prepare historically disadvantaged and disconnected Californians for economic success in a changing economy
      • To create pathways to high wage, high growth jobs​


Program Benefits

  • Opportunities to compete for paid summer internships at NASA Ames, Lockheed Martin and other employers in Silicon Valley
  • STEM Workshops
    • Career speakers
    • Professional development
    • College transfer workshops
  • Field Trips to tech companies in Bay Area
  • Embedded math tutoring through Supplemental Instruction (SI)
  • Guaranteed Registration for STEM courses
STEM Core Pathways
  • ​​​Computer Science/Engineering: Students will enroll in CIS 024C (Python Programming)
  • Advanced Manufacturing​: Students will enroll in FMT 122 (Programmable Logic Controllers)

  • Successful completion of Math 111
  • Placement into any following courses:
  • Math 13 (Intermediate Algebra)
  • Math 14 (Geometry) 
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    ​​​Tam Nguyen​
    Student Support Specialist

    408.298.21​81 x3238

    Office: M202H​



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