link STEM Degrees, Courses, Programs

STEM Departments

STEM departments and programs at Mission College, a California community college in Silicon Valley. Prepare for a career, for transfer to a four-year college, or simply expand your mind with these offerings.

Mission College STEM Programs

The following programs are offered at Mission College. Some offer STEM degrees or certificates, while others offer courses that count toward your degree in another subject. 


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Astronomy

Explore the galaxy with Astronomy.

Astronomy
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Biological Sciences

Cells, organisms, diseases, & the human body.

Biology
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Computer Science

Computer programming & CISCO Networking.

Computer science
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Chemistry

Learn about atoms, elements, and molecules in our Chemistry courses. 

Chemistry
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Engineering

Solve problems. Work with circuits. Learn a programming language.

Engineering
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Mathematics

From advanced classes in differential equations, to arithmetic/pre-algebra.

Mathematics
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Nutritional Sciences

The study of nutrients in food, how the body uses them, and the relationship between diet, health, and disease.

Nutrition
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Pharm Tech

A 30-week accelerated Pharmacy Technician program that prepares you for a career in the field after graduation.

Pharm Tech
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Physics

Study the universe, from the largest galaxies to the smallest subatomic particles and how they behave.

Physics