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STEM Summer Bridge Program

Will you be majoring in a science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) related program?  Get a head start through this learning opportunity funded by a Hispanic-Serving Institution Title III STEM Grant from the U.S. Department of Education.  The grant runs through September 2016.

The STEM Summer Bridge program is designed to introduce low-income, first-generation college students to high-demand careers in STEM fields.

Students may select one of two sessions focusing on math, engineering and physics OR math and science.  The math, engineering and physics session runs June 2-12, 2014, and the math and science session runs June 16-26, 2014.  Both sessions take place at Pima Community College West Campus and run 8:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m., Monday through Thursday.

Who is eligible?

Students who are:

  • Interested in learning more about a career in science, technology, engineering or math.
  • A graduating high school senior.
  • Interested in attending Pima Community College.

During the two-week program, STEM Bridge students will:

  • Learn mathematical skills needed for future STEM classes.
  • Gain a better understanding of what it means to be a STEM student.
  • Become familiar with the college experience.
  • Gain a chance to make new friends who also are studying the sciences.

How to Apply

Need more information?

Contact the STEM Grant program office, 206-6031.