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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics 

What's Going On in STEM @ LAMC

STEM MESA Program

Are you pursuing a STEM Degree? Apply to MESA now!

Discover how the MESA Program can assist you.

Bachelor of Science

LAMC to offer Bachelors of Science in Biomanufacturing

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STEM Opportunities

Research and Internships

Don't miss out on summer opportunities. Apply now!

Check our research and internship resources.

STEM Student Support Services

Los Angeles Mission College STEM students have access to a success coach to support you throughout your educational journey. Our coaches can assist you with any question you may have about your chosen Pathway, and they can also help with financial aid, admissions & records, and enrolling in classes.

Meet our STEM Coaches
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Estefani Sanson
Email: @email 
Phone: (818) 364-7614
Location: Campus Center Lower Level & CMS Student Services Annex

Speak With Estefani Online

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Cesar Contreras
Email: @email
Phone: (818) 364-7600 ext. 7206
Location: Campus Center Lower Level & CMS Student Services Annex

Speak With Cesar Online

We offer 53 certificates & degrees that can help you start a new and rewarding career.

For more information, contact @email or visit the STEM, Health, and Fitness Pathway website. 

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The Los Angeles Mission College STEM MESA Program is a dynamic and inclusive initiative designed to empower students pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) degrees. Rooted in collaboration between multiple STEM programs, including the Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement (MESA) program and the Department of Education Title III Grant STEM Mission's Excellence Towards the Advancement of Students (METAS). Our mission is to cultivate a diverse and thriving community of aspiring STEM professionals.

The STEM MESA Program aims to help students achieve success in math- and science-based degrees. Through our program, students develop academic and leadership skills, increase educational performance, and gain confidence in their ability to compete professionally. You can join a cohort of students on a similar path to you for support and motivation. This community of learners, with a very specialized focus, is what sets the STEM MESA Program apart from other student success programs.

 

Program Benefits

  • Academic advising and mentorship from faculty members and industry professionals.
  • Workshops and tutoring sessions to enhance your academic skills and knowledge.
  • Networking events and career development opportunities to connect with professionals in your field.
  • Assistance with transfer planning and support throughout the transfer process to four-year universities.
  • Access to scholarships and internships opportunities.
  • Access to research opportunities external or internal to campus.
     

How to Get Involved:

Joining the STEM MESA Program opens doors to a world of opportunities, connections, and growth. Whether you're at the start of your STEM journey or aiming to enhance your skills, our program is tailored to meet your needs. To join, simply click the 'Join Now!' button below and complete the interest form.

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STEM Counseling provides comprehensive guidance for students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, fostering academic excellence, career development, and personal growth. Our dedicated counselors offer personalized support, helping students navigate challenges, set goals, and maximize their potential in the dynamic STEM landscape.

Office Hours and Location
In-Person Hours (CSM 013)
Monday to Thursday: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Friday: 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Email: @email
Phone: (818) 364-7600 x4161

For more information, please visit the STEM Counseling website.

The Learning Resource Center offers learning assistance (both individual and group), topic-specific workshops, review sessions, and mock exams -- all free of charge! These resources serve all of our students and are designed for the successful completion of your classes, programs, and certificates.

Math Center

Math students can meet with tutors one-on-one or in groups for assistance in the Math Tutoring Center (East Campus, CMS Building) in CMS-121 or online!

Science Center

Science students can join study groups or receive one-on-one tutoring in the Science Tutoring Center located in CMS 127 Science Tutoring Center or online

Click here to access the tutoring schedule

Other Tutoring Services

The Learning Center also offers learning assistance for a variety of subjects:

  • English
  • Math (all levels)
  • Science
  • Computer Science
  • Chicano Studies
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Psychology and MORE!
Please Note:
  • Learning support is based on tutor availability and is subject to change without notice. 

  • We do not offer tutoring for courseware/software or applications used in your coursework. Please contact your instructor to schedule an office hour appointment for one-on-one support. 
Writing Center

The Writing Center is located on the first floor of the LRC Building (Main Campus) for help with all your written assignments and general tutoring for non-STEM courses. Meet with tutors one-on-one or in groups for assistance on campus or online!

While we work to foster success in the short-term learning goals our students bring to us, we believe in the LRC's ability to promote long-term academic success and create lifelong learners. Therefore, the Writing Center staff is not available to proofread your papers or fix your grammar/syntax. Please use NetTutor's paper drop-off center, Microsoft Word, or other applications such as Grammarly for more assistance. 

Los Angeles Mission College (LAMC) has agreements with universities and colleges that give students who participate in the Honors Program various transfer application advantages, the most important being priority admission.

Interested in transferring to UCLA? 
If you are interested in transferring to UCLA, we have a special honors transfer program called the UCLA Transfer Alliance/Honors Program (TAP). Over 90% of our Certified Honors Students are accepted into UCLA (vs. less than 20% of non-certified students that are accepted).

Honors Coordinator: Dr. Mike Fenton, (818) 364-7888, with office located in the Center for Math and Sciences CMS #243.

Why Pursue Research and Internships Opportunities?

Participating in research and internships opportunities offers invaluable benefits:

  • Real-World Experience: Gain practical skills and insights by working on cutting-edge research projects or in professional environments.
  • Professional Development: Enhance your resume and build essential skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration.
  • Mentorship and Networking: Receive guidance from experienced mentors and establish connections with industry professionals.
  • Personal Growth: Develop confidence, adaptability, and a deeper understanding of your field of interest.
     
 How to Get Involved:

Ready to take the next step towards your future in STEM? Explore our current research and internship opportunities by visiting the STEM, Health, & Fitness research and internship opportunities page. Each opportunity will have information about eligibility requirements, applications deadlines, and how to apply.

Traditionally, summer research and internship applications open sometime in December and close in March. Don't miss out on the chance to gain valuable experience, make meaningful contributions, and prepare for a successful career in STEM. 

Welcome to the STEM Center (Student Services Annex)!

We are dedicated to supporting you with a wide range of services. Our knowledgeable staff is here to assist you with counseling appointments, class registration, financial aid, and troubleshooting account issues. Visit us Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, at CMS Room 014 to access free resources such as scantrons, printing services, Metro Go Passes, calculators for borrowing, and much more!

Additionally, we provide personalized support to ensure you have everything you need to succeed. Contact us at (818) 833-3437 or (818) 364-7614 to learn more about how we can enhance your college experience and support you through every step of your academic journey.

Discover the excitement of STEM through our diverse range of clubs designed to spark curiosity and foster creativity. Each club offers a unique opportunity to delve deep into specific fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, empowering you to expand your knowledge and skills while forging lasting connections with like-minded peers.

Why Join Our STEM Clubs?

Joining our STEM clubs provides numerous benefits:

  • Hands-On Learning: Engage in interactive projects and experiments that bring STEM concepts to life.
  • Skill Development: Enhance critical thinking, problem-solving, and teamwork abilities essential for future success.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with peers, mentors, and industry professionals who share your passion.
  • Fun and Fulfillment: Participate in competitions, workshops, and events that make learning enjoyable and rewarding.

For more information please visit the clubs websites.

STEM Disciplines

Discover the array of STEM degrees and certificates offered at Los Angeles Mission College, designed to prepare you for a future of innovation and discovery.

Visit our STEM Explore page to delve into the details of each program, including requirements and curriculum highlights. Start your journey towards a rewarding STEM career today!

Learn more about our LAMC STEM Disciplines.

Join the Fun: STEM Events and Activities

Are you a graduating high school senior with a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM)?

Join us at Los Angeles Mission College!

By completing the form you will be the first one to know about STEM summer programming, upcoming activities, exciting STEM programs information. We can't wait to connect with you and support your path to success in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics!

Express your interest in STEM programs at LAMC by filling out our interest form…

Contact Our STEM Team

STEM Counseling

Virtual and In-Person Office Hours

Monday to Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Center for Math & Sciences (CMS) 013

Phone: (818) 364-4161
Email: @email

STEM MESA Program

Monday to Friday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Center for Math & Sciences (CMS) 101

Phone: (818) 833-3326
Email: @email

STEM Center

Monday to Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Center for Math & Sciences (CMS) 014

Phone: (818) 833-3437
             (818) 364-7614

12890 Harding St. Sylmar, CA 91342
Center for Math & Science Building 
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