MESA Community College Program

Supporting the graduation and persistence of underrepresented students in STEM.

The MESA Community College Program

While new to Oregon, the MESA Community College Program (MCCP) has successfully supported students in the US for over 30 years. Oregon MESA is now accepting applications for a new cohort of MCCP students at Portland Community College's Southeast Campus.

During the program, students are engaged in the following:

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ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE WORKSHOPS

Students will learn skills that support successful completion of math-based science courses at PCC and beyond.

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ACADEMIC ADVISING/COUNSELING

Students will receive guidance on which courses to take and which classes will transfer to 4-year institutions.

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STUDENT STUDY CENTER

Students can use the PCC-SE STEM club space as a welcoming and supporting space to study for classes.

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CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Students learn which skills are valued by industry partners.

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INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS

Students will be able to interact with industry leaders and gain valuable insights into corporate culture, soft skills, and effective courses of study.

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SUPPORT THROUGHOUT THE ACADEMIC YEAR

MCCP begins in October and continues through June.

Dr. Jerome Du Boulay

Dr. Jerome Du Boulay

MESA Coordinator

To contact, email jerome.duboulay@pcc.edu

If you're interested in applying for MCCP at PCC-SE, please complete the interest form below.