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Take a brief survey that will recommend specific STEM careers for you. There is a STEM career for everyone.

Learn about academic majors, see sample programs of study, discover relevant career options and explore real world work scenarios with up-to-date data on thousands of education and career choices. 

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Rajiv Sharma at STEM Center:  rsharma2@aacc.edu  or call 410 777 1815

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Welcome to your one stop STEM career exploration. We believe there is a STEM career for everyone and want to help you in your search. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is a national, regional and local initiative emphasizing the need to increase global competitiveness in these areas. As a result, workplace opportunities are growing for students seeking occupations in the STEM fields.

See below for the various resources at AACC:  

STEM Engaged Learning
Students, employers and faculty can engage in work-based learning and receive credit/non-credit and paid/unpaid experience.

Community service-based learning connecting academic courses and faculty-guided reflection with nonprofit community partners .

Inquiry-based learning alongside a faculty mentor or field practitioner.

Contact Us
Call 410-777-2859 or e-mail STEMengagedlearning@aacc.edu.


The STEM Transfer Student Success Initiative is an innovative multi-institutional collaboration funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support successful transition to the University of Maryland, Baltimore County by students from Anne Arundel Community College, The Community College of Baltimore County, Howard Community College and Montgomery College. The Initiative focuses on students who are pursuing fields of study in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

National Student Clearinghouse "Reverse Transfer" Project

Non-Academic Student Supports   

Partnerships that Promote Success  

Jobville - An App to Make Career Counseling More Like a Video Game 

STEM Report  

SACNAS Bridging the Gap: Working to Increase Transfer and Retention Between Community College Students and Four Year Institutions in STEM


 NIH: 2015 NIH Community College Summer Enrichment Program: The purpose of this program is to increase the number of community college students who participate in the NIH Summer Internship Program (SIP). The long-term goal is to increase the number of community college students who transfer to four-year colleges and universities and consider careers in the biomedical sciences.https://www.training.nih.gov/ccsep_home_page

 UMBC:  Opportunity for STEM students at the sophomore level who have a 3.0 or higher GPA:

This is a link to an REU in Biology in New York City. This same site may also have some REUs in the physical sciences. Go to http://www.amnh.org/our-research/richard-gilder-graduate-school/academics-and-research/fellowship-and-grant-opportunities/undergraduate-fellowships/reu-biology-program.

The Seattle University Mathematics Early Research (SUMmER) program is an opportunity for students with diverse backgrounds to work collaboratively on projects at the frontiers of current mathematical knowledge.  More information can be found at: http://www.seattleu.edu/scieng/math/reu/ Questions can be directed mathREU@seattleu.edu

Towson University: Scholarships, Awards and Financial Aid

STEM Transfer Success - Reflecting on Lessons Learned  http://evolllution.com/attracting-students/accessibility/stem-transfer-success-reflecting-on-lessons-learned/

STEM Internships Fair at AACC

 The Undergraduate Research Symposium is a great opportunity for students to learn from other students about STEM undergraduate research!  This research symposium is hosted by UMBC, but includes presentations by students from many different institutions and states. The event is free but requires registration.  http://cnmssymposium.umbc.edu/

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel.  APL is hosting the 2016 International Space Apps Challenge (ISAC) on April 22 – 24, 2016 https://2015.spaceappschallenge.org