STEM Center is a designated study space provided by MPC for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math students offering many resources to help students succeed. Tutor support for the majority of MPC STEM disciplines is provided at STEM Center. STEM Tutors are trained to assist with questions, direct studies, and help STEM students find access to support and resources to improve self-study, equipping them for success beyond MPC. Check out the links in the side bar for the tutoring schedule, to meet our tutors, and to find information about STEM internships and events.  No need to enroll or sign up, STEM Center is free to drop in for studying in a peer supported environment!

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Goals

  • Support student academic success by providing assistance for MPC STEM classes; Tutoring, STEM library, STEM materials (calculators, laptops).
  • Provide a place for STEM students to meet in study groups, work on homework, and pursue STEM projects.
  • Offer STEM internship and volunteer opportunities to help students achieve success in pursuing STEM careers.
    • Host STEM Internship/Employment Recruiters
    • Provide Mentorship & Assistance with STEM internship/employment applications and resumes

Meet with a STEM Coordinator

  • Learn about open internship opportunities and get application assistance
  • Get advice about pursuing a STEM degree
  • Email Stephanie (sdeen@mpc.edu) or Katie (kpoet@mpc.edu) to set up an appointment
STEM CENTER Resources:
Subjects We Tutor:
  • Tutors
  • Textbooks, Calculators (Graphing & Scientific) and Laptops available for use in STEM Center
  • Snacks
  • Coffee
  • Microwave
  • PHYS
  • CHEM
  • CSIS
  • ENGR
  • MATH
  • GEOL
  • OCEN

Software/Equipment Available

  • BlueJ
  • DOSBox
  • FreeMat
  • Digilent WaveForms
  • Google SketchUp
  • Pasco Capstone
  • Pasco MatchGraph
  • PSpice
  • Stellarium
  • Wolfram Mathematica
  • Octave
  • Gimp