Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Field of Interest: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

If you want to work in a lab, design electronics, become a pharmacist or doctor, or play with numbers all day, then the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Field of Interest might be right for you.

Our STEM degrees and certificates can help you prepare for a career where you can use your skills to solve problems and discover new frontiers. STEM careers involve critical thinking and creative problem solving through research and design.

We can get you started on the path to becoming a doctor, pharmacist, science researcher, data scientist/statistician, physicist, engineer, and more. You can also earn certificates in biotechnology and biosciences, electrical engineering, nanotechnology, and more. Many of the skills you’ll acquire in your STEM coursework can be applied to a variety of fields, like computer science, healthcare, and even sports medicine.

Programs in this Field of Interest

The Right Pathway for You

MCC offers Certificates of Completion, Associate Degrees and Transfer Degrees for this Field of Interest. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of certificates, degrees or transfer options is the fastest way to realize your dreams.

Certificates

The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.

A list of available certificates offered in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program
Name Type Title Courses
Certificate of Completion CCL Applications in Geospatial Technologies Track I: Technician
Certificate of Completion CCL Applications in Geospatial Technologies Track II: Analyst/Developer
Certificate of Completion CCL Applications in Geospatial Technologies Track III: Transfer Emphasis
Certificate of Completion CCL Biotechnology
Certificate of Completion CCL Landscape Aide
Certificate of Completion CCL Landscape Specialist
Academic Certificate AC Sustainability
Certificate of Completion CCL Sustainable Agriculture
Certificate of Completion CCL Veterinary Assisting

Degrees

MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.

A list of available associate degrees offered in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program
Name Type Title Courses
Associate in Arts AA Associate in Arts, Food Science and Technology
Associate in Science AS Associate in Science, Food Science and Technology
Associate in Applied Science AAS Biotechnology
Associate in Applied Science AAS Geospatial Technologies Track I: Technician
Associate in Applied Science AAS Geospatial Technologies Track II: Analyst/Developer
Associate in Applied Science AAS Geospatial Technologies Track III: Transfer Emphasis
Associate in Applied Science AAS Landscape Horticulture
Associate in Applied Science AAS Landscape Horticulture: Track II Nursery and Greenhouse Operations
Associate in Applied Science AAS Sustainable Agriculture
Associate in Applied Science AAS Urban Horticulture: Track II Landscape Contracting and Management
Associate in Applied Science AAS Urban Horticulture: Track IV Turfgrass Management
Associate in Applied Science AAS Urban Horticulture: Track V Floriculture and Floral Design
Associate in Applied Science AAS Veterinary Technology

Transfer Degrees

Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.

A list of available transfer degree options for the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program
At MCC, get an... Specialize in... Transfer to... To get a... Courses
Associate in Science, Astronomy Astronomy Emphasis Northern Arizona University Astronomy
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Science, Biological Sciences Biological Sciences Emphasis Arizona State University Biological Sciences
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Biology: Biomedical Sciences
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Biochemistry Medicinal Chemistry
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Health Solutions: Medical Studies
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Biology
(Bachelor of Science)
Grand Canyon University Biology with Emphasis in Pre-Medicine
(Bachelor of Science)
Grand Canyon University Biology with Emphasis in Pre-Pharmacy
(Bachelor of Science)
Grand Canyon University Biology with Emphasis in Pre-Physician Assistant
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Science, Chemistry Chemistry Emphasis Arizona State University Chemistry
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Chemistry (Environmental)
(Bachelor of Science)
University of Arizona Chemistry
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Chemistry ACS - Emphasis
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Chemistry Advanced - Emphasis
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Science, Geography - Meteorology Geography - Meteorology Emphasis Arizona State University Geography - Meteorology
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Arts, Geography Geography Emphasis to BS Arizona State University Geography
(Bachelor of Science)
University of Arizona Geography
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Geography
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Arts, Geography Geography Emphasis Arizona State University Geography
(Bachelor of Arts)
University of Arizona Geography
(Bachelor of Arts)
University of Arizona Geography OR Urban and Regional
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Geographic Science and Community Planning
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Geography (Urban Studies emphasis)
(Bachelor of Science)
Arizona State University Geography (no emphasis)
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Science, Physics Physics Emphasis Arizona State University Physics
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Arts, Sustainability Sustainability Emphasis to BS Arizona State University Sustainability
(Bachelor of Science)
Associate in Arts, Sustainability Sustainability Emphasis Arizona State University Sustainability
(Bachelor of Arts)
Arizona State University Sustainability
(Bachelor of Science)

Other Options

Did you not find a program offered at MCC that meets your needs in this field of interest? View the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics programs offered at all of the Maricopa Community Colleges.