STEM Pathway

STEM programs scientifically study ourselves and the physical world to help us produce medicines, buildings, and other technologies that improve our lives. They may be employed by private business, government, or work independently.


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Program Mapper

STEM Programs

Area of Study Transfer Degree Degree Certificate Skill Certificate
Architectural Technology AS C
Architecture: Architectural Technology SC
Architecture: Design SC
Architecture: Production Drafting SC
BIOENGINEERING Major Preparation for Transfer SC
Biology AS-T
Biotechnology AS
Biotechnology Lab Assistant C
Biotechnology Research Lab Assistant C
California State University General Education C
Chemistry AS
Chemistry for UC Transfer Pathway (UCTP) AS
Cloud Computing C
Computer Information Systems AS
Computer Science SC
Computer Science and Engineering AS
Engineering AS
Environmental Science AS-T
Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum C
ITTP I: Computer Sales and Support C
Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Mathematics AS-T
Physics AS-T AS
Physics for UC Transfer Pathways AS
Pre-Health Professions AS C

STEM Degrees

Associate Degrees for Transfer (ADT)

  • Mathematics (AS-T)
  • Physics (AS-T)

For more information on ADTs and why they are important, please visit the Transfer Center​.

Associate Degrees:

  • Biotechnology (AS)
  • Chemistry (AS)
  • Computer Information Systems (AS)
  • Computer Science and Engineering (AS)
  • Computer Technology (AS)
  • Engineering (AS)
  • Engineering Technology: Electronics (AS)
  • Engineering Technology: Mechanical Manufacturing (AS)
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Natural Sciences (AA)
  • Mathematics (AS)
  • Physics (AS)

STEM Certificates

  • Biotechnology Lab Assistance (CA)
  • Biotechnology Research Lab Assistant (CA)
  • Computer Technology (CA)
  • Computer Repair Technology (SC)
  • Computer Science (SC)

In addition, if you are interested in transferring to a California State University (CSU) or University of California (UC) school, you may also complete a certificate for either the CSU GE or IGETC).

STEM Transfer

If you are interested in transferring as a STEM student, there are many different majors to choose from.
Below is a slide with a few of the most popular majors listed.

For a more in depth list please click here.

STEM Majors List