STEM Starter Academy

This program is FREE!

Bristol Community College is pleased to announce a new initiative at the college for high school seniors. The program is called BCC Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Starter Academy. It is designed to introduce students to careers and college degrees in STEM fields. This program is open to any senior who is interested in science, technology, engineering, and or math and would like to get a jump start on classes before they enter college.

Classes star September 21, 2015 at all Bristol Community College locations!

The STEM Learning Community consists of two courses will be offered at the 

Fall River, New Bedford, and Attleboro campuses during the Fall 2015 semester.

· College Success Seminar (CSS 101)  

· Developmental Math 1 (MTH 001)


In addition to the courses, students will have access to:

 · A professional math tutor to assist them with math homework, 

· A BCC STEM advisor who will work with them to research and identify potential degree programs

· Support completing the BCC application process,

· Support completing the financial aid process (FASFA), and

· Students who complete the spring STEM Starter Academy classes will have an opportunity to                                                                             participate in the 2015 STEM Starter Academy Summer Bridge Program.  

 New Bedford and Attleboro Locations:

Monday & Wednesday: MTH 001 4:00pm - 5:25pm

Wednesday: MTH 001 Lab: 5:30pm - 6:35pm

Monday: CSS 101 5:30pm - 6:35pm

Fall River Location:

Tuesday & Thursday: MTH 001 4:00pm - 5:25pm

Tuesday: MTH 001 Lab 5:30pm - 6:35pm

Thursday: CSS 101 5:30pm - 6:35pm


Prior to registering for the STEM Learning Community Program a student will need to take the Math Placement test.  

Please contact Meghan Abella-Bowen or your guidance counselor  to schedule a test date.

Summer Bridge Information Coming Soon!

For additional information on the STEM Starter Academy Program please contact:

 Meghan Abella-Bowen

508-678-2811 ext. 2576  

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