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Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

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Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)



PPCC's STEM Pathway can take you to rewarding careers, building bridges, calculating rocket trajectories, studying comets, teaching biology. Those with interests in math and science can multiply their future possibilities in amazing ways.
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What kind of Salary Can You Expect?

Chemist

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Engineering

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Projected Growth

+15%

Careers for Chemist in Colorado are projected to grow 15% through 2028.

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Projected Growth

+16%

Careers for Engineering in Colorado are projected to grow 16% through 2028.

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Voices of PPCC

Sarah Geisler

Voices of PPCC

As a working adult in the midst of a career shift, I was nervous there would not be an educational program to fit my schedule. I was more than thrilled when I enrolled in PPCC's Computer Information Systems Programming Certificate, because it allowed me the flexibility of online or in-person classes. The professors were top notch and accessible, and the program didn't break the bank. I will be starting a new job in the IT field thanks to the education I received at PPCC.

Sarah Geisler
PPCC Alumni

Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Featured Programs

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Chemistry is referred to as “the central science” because of its connection to all other scientific disciplines. With an associate degree, you could start as a medical lab technician, chemistry research associate, or a laboratory assistant or be prepared for guaranteed transfer to any state four-year school.

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As a nationally recognized Center of Excellence, PPCC will train you to move directly into high-demand career fields that offers job security, generous salaries and growth opportunities. Our certified programs will train you in hacking defenses and countermeasures, network-security fundamentals, and more.

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PPCC provides the first two years of college engineering studies in preparation for students to transfer to an engineering school. It emphasizes the foundation for many different engineering fields. Students can connect with industries and begin to build engineering experience for their resume and career field.

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Learn how to care for, protect and re-establish species of animals. Classes such as animal husbandry, exhibit and horticulture design, and preventative medicine will give you the background necessary for a career working in zoos, conservation preserves, humane societies, and aquariums.

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STEM Programs

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