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STEM Studies +

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This certificate serves as a pathway into CCV’s STEM Studies  degree and prepares you for transfer to engineering or other technical degrees such as Vermont Technical College’s program in Mechanical Engineering Technology. The program provides a strong foundation in science, mathematics, and other academic skills. Flexibility within the certificate allows you to select courses and build skills necessary for your own career and educational goals.

+This program can be completed fully online.

STEM Studies Certificate Semester Map

STEM Studies to Enviro Science - Certificate to Degree Map

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the STEM Studies certificate will be able to:

  • apply the vocabulary, foundational theories, and problem-solving methodologies that define scientific literacy and scientific method in the natural world;
  • demonstrate proficiency in understanding, interpreting, evaluating, and applying quantitative data and information;
  • demonstrate proficiency in research writing skills; and
  • explore pathways and demonstrate preparedness for educational and career development in the student’s field of study.

Total Credits: 30-33

Required Courses

Courses are listed in the order in which we recommend you take them.

Technical Electives: 6-8 credits

Choose 6-8 credits: ARC, BIO, CIS, CHE, ENV, GEY, MAT, MEC, or PHY

Electives: 3-4 credits

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