Bristol Community College is home to a comprehensive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program that will prepare you for a career in the cutting edge field. The college hosts a series of programs throughout the year for area middle and high schools.
Once a college student, Bristol continues to offer valuable STEM opportunities. Completion of a STEM program can prepare students to transfer to a wide variety of bachelor's degree fields including:
- Computer Science
- Engineering Science
BCC Student Joins NASA Program
Sky’s the limit for Bristol STEM student, Sara Hincapie
Sara Hincapie, Colombian native is first Bristol student accepted to prestigious NASA program. And now she’s the new student rep to the Bristol Board of Trustees
As a little girl in Medellín, Colombia, Sara Hincapie always felt drawn to the moon.
“I loved looking at the moon. I always felt safe looking at it,” said Hincapie, 20.
“I remember being 4 or 5, going down the street, holding my mom’s hand, and thinking it was interesting how this giant orb in the sky was looking after me. No matter where I moved, it was there following me.”
-Article and photo from the New Bedford Standard-Times