Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Do you enjoy working with forms, design, and patterns? Are you a person who searches for facts and solves problems efficiently? A career in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) may be for you!

Career Options

  • Aircraft Maintenance Technologist
  • Android App Programmer
  • Architect
  • Autobody Painting and Refinisher
  • Automotive Mechanic
  • Biomanufacturing Technician
  • Biotechnologist
  • Computer Scientist
  • Computer Technician
  • Geographical Information Systems Technician
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Linux Administrator
  • Motorcycle Mechanic
  • Network Security Analyst
 
CCSF can help you explore, prepare, and advance with meaningful careers in STEM fields. For example, bioscience is one of the fastest growing industries in the San Francisco Bay Area. Employers in the region post more than 100 job openings annually for bioscience technicians. Whether you are looking to build your skills in biotechnology, engineering, or environmental science, the San Francisco Bay Area’s best community college Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) programs are at CCSF. For more information and examples of job salaries, click here.
 

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Credit Programs by Department

Credit Program Units Required Career Match Codes AA/AS/Certificate/ Credit/NonCredit Website
Aircraft Maintenance Technology (Aeronautics)
Aircraft Powerplant Maintenance Technology 40 R/C AS/Cert./Credit Aircraft Maintenance Technology (Aeronautics)
Airframe Maintenance Technology 40-56 R/C AS/Cert./Credit Aircraft Maintenance Technology (Aeronautics)
Architecture
Architecture 41 A/R AS/Credit Architecture
Automotive
Automotive Engine Performance and Drivability 19 R/I/C Cert./Credit Automotive
Automotive Mechanics 33 R/I AS/Credit Automotive
Brake and Suspension Specialist 11 R/I/C Cert./Credit Automotive
Engine Repair Specialist 11 R/C/I Cert./Credit Automotive
General Automotive Technician 11 R/C/I Cert./Credit Automotive
Motorcycle Mechanics: Motorcycle Engine and Power Train Repair 12 R/I Cert./Credit Automotive
Motorcycle Mechanics: Motorcycle General Service 12 R/I Cert./Credit Automotive
Motorcycle Mechanics: Motorcycle Tune-up, Electrical, and Performance 12 R/I Cert./Credit Automotive
Motorcycle Technician 20 R/I AS/Credit Automotive
Solar Hot Water Systems 13.5 R/C/I Cert./Credit Automotive
Transmission Specialist 11 R/I/C Cert./Credit Automotive
Utility Technician 5 R/I/C Cert./Credit Automotive
Biology
Biological Sciences 47 I/R/S AS/Cert./Credit Biology
Biology 35-39 I/R/A AS-T/Credit Biology
Chemistry
Chemistry 52 I/R/C Cert./Credit Chemistry
Computer Networking & Information Technology
Advanced Cybersecurity 15 C/I/R Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Computer Networking & Information Technology 21-22 C/I AS/Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Computer Technical Support 22 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Computer Technician 14 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Cybersecurity 16 I/R/C Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Fundamentals of Networking 12 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Fundamentals of Technical Support 13 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Javascript Specialist 12 I/R/C Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Microsoft Windows Networking 12 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Mobile Web App Dev. 16 I/R/C Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Network Security 15 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Routing & Switching 21 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Security for Web App Dev. 15 I/R/C Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Web Site Development Techniques 13-15 A/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Wireless Networking 15 R/I Cert./Credit Computer Networking & Information Technology
Computer Science
Android App Programming 17 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Build Automation for DevOps & QA 13-14 R/C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Computer Programming: C++ 20-22 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Computer Programming: Java 20 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Computer Science 37 C/I AS/Credit Computer Science
Computing Skills for Scientists 9 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Database Programming: Microsoft SQL Server w/ C# 21 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Database Programming: MYSQL/Open Source Technologies 15-16 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Database Programming: Oracle 13 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
iPhone App Programming 43689 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Linux Administration I 10 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Linux Administration II 10 C/I Cert./Credit Computer Science
Web Application Programming 18-23 I/E/A Cert./Credit Computer Science
Earth Sciences
Environmental Studies 30-27 I/R/C AS/Credit Earth Sciences
Geographical Information Systems 9 I/R/E Cert./Credit Earth Sciences
Geography 19 I/S/E AA-T/Credit Earth Sciences
Geology 30 I/R/C AS-T/Credit Earth Sciences
Oceanography 39-46 I/R/E AS/Credit Earth Sciences
Engineering
Basic Electronics 11.5 R/I Cert./Credit Engineering
Biomanufacturing 13 R/I Cert./Credit Engineering
Biotechnology 41 R/I AS/Cert./Credit Engineering
Biotechnology Lab Assistant 17 R/I Cert./Credit Engineering
Computer Aided Design-Architectural 15 A/R Cert./Credit Engineering
Computer Aided Drafting 13.5 R/C/I Cert./Credit Engineering
Electronic Engineering Technology 43.5 R/I AS/Credit Engineering
Engineering 46-47 R/I AS/Credit Engineering
Intermediate Electronics 10 R/I Cert./Credit Engineering
Manufacturing & Fabrication 10 R/E Cert./Credit Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology 34.50-40 R/I AS/Credit Engineering
Stem Cell Technology 11 R/I Cert./Credit Engineering
English
Creative Writing 15 A/S/I Cert./Credit English
English 15/18 S/A/E AA/AA-T/Cert./Credit English
Mathematics
Mathematics 21-24 I/C/R AS-T/Credit Mathematics
Music
Music Technology 16 R/A/E Cert./Credit Music
Various
Liberal Studies 18 S/A/I AA/AS/Credit Various


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