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Is your future in Science, Engineering and Mathematics?

You know those gadgets you can’t live without? Someone designed them to keep you connected — just like someone researches antigens to keep you healthy and crunches numbers to keep you comfortable. We have smart phones, vaccines and weather reports thanks to engineers, scientists and mathematicians.

Now, we need a new generation of trailblazers to build our connected, healthy and informed future. Why not you?

Are you curious and methodical? Patient? Results-driven? Practical? Most of all, do you want to make a difference in the world? If so, you're likely to thrive in SEM.

Degrees Offered

We offer associate's of science (AS) and associate's of pre-engineering (APE) programs for transfer to four-year schools, and associate's of applied science (AAS) or certificate (CC/CP) programs to help you begin work in careers like these:

Career Opportunities

CNC machinist
Electrical Engineer
Environmental Engineer
Geographic Scientist
Industrial Designer
Land Surveyor
Materials Science Engineer
Math Instructor
Mechanical Engineer
Patent Agent (additional certification required)
and more.

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Decide to Succeed at SLCC

You Belong Here. Apply Now.

Already accepted? Visit MySLCC, your personal information hub, to learn about our simple enrollment process.

Explore Your Area of Study

Not ready to pick a major? Meet with a Career Coach. Together you’ll discover new majors, relevant career options, and choose the best classes to help you explore your interests. Schedule an appointment now.

Start taking the right courses

Not ready to pick your classes? Start with the first 5 classes suggested for your Area of Study. You'll earn fifteen transferable credits to keep you moving forward while you settle on a major. Register now.

Plan with Your Advisor

Academic Advisors help you make experience-based plans for your pathway. When we say experience, we mean both the street smarts you bring to SLCC and any “a-ha!” moments that happen during your first semester.

Save Time, Save Money: Follow Your Plan

Transfer and graduation plans don’t need to be complicated. Your advisor will help you graduate and transfer to a four-year school or join the workforce in the fastest, most cost-effective way possible.

Become a Student with Staying Power

SLCC faculty teach in high-impact ways. Your first-year experience will give you staying power within and beyond the classroom.

Celebrate Your Success!

You made it! But that doesn’t mean we’re any less here for you. SLCC Alumni have access to career services for up to 1 year post-graduation and our transfer center can field continuing questions.

SUGGESTED First 5 Classes

Not ready to pick a major, or even your first classes? Start here. While you explore, your advisor will help you choose from the programs within Science, Engineering and Mathematics. If you decide to change your major or Area of Study, your advisor can help adjust your academic plan to reach your goals.

CHEM 1010 (Intro to Chemistry) PS
ENG 1010 or placement
BIOL 1010 (Intro to Biology) LS
MATH 1050 or placement
POLS 1100 (US Government & Politics) AI


When you're in SEM, you have a built-in support system. Our advisors' offices are on the same campus where you'll take class, Taylorsville Redwood, near one of 5 STEM Learning Centers. STEM Learning Centers offer free tutoring in Math, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Anatomy, GIS, Geology, and Nutrition, Exercise Science and Kinesiology.

Excited to meet your Science, Engineering and Mathematics advisor? Have you applied to SLCC? Great! We're waiting for you at orientation.

Sign up for new student orientation now.

You choose when and where. It's free, and breakfast or dinner is provided. Online options are also available.

At orientation, you’ll meet your advisor and other first-year SEM students, learn about scheduling appointments and start registering for the right courses. Whatever program you choose, count on at least 2 face-to-face pit stops with your advisor along the way. We will, too. Find your advisor by Area of Study and major now, or contact Marilyn Brumbaugh, lead academic advisor for Science, Engineering & Mathematics. 

Academic Advisor

Marilyn Brumbaugh

Career Services

Need help exploring careers or areas of study? What about finding a job or an internship? If you’re overwhelmed and not sure where to begin, Career Services is here to help. Whether it’s learning about your skill set, scholarships, resumes, cover letters, networking, interviewing or salary negotiation, our team of trained Career Coaches, Peer Mentors and Employer Specialists can help you create an individualized life plan — and stick to it.

We’ll help you better understand who you are, what you want to do professionally and the steps to take to get there. Engaging with Career Services early and often is the most important step toward achieving this goal and feeling confident in your life direction.

Career Coach

Dan Hooten
Still have questions about choosing your area? Focus 2 Career can guide you.

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