Welcome to STEM

Welcome to Southwest Texas Junior College’s STEM Outreach, where we nurture students' STEM interests and encourage all stakeholders involved to engage in STEM literacy. On this page you may find information and resources on our STEM Career Pathways, Programs, and Student Organizations.

STEM Boot Camp 2017

Our free STEM Boot Camp is a two-weeks long residential camp geared for recent high school graduates who are interested in completing a STEM Career Pathway at Southwest Texas Junior College. Participants will stay overnight in Garner Dormitory Hall while working daily on improving their math placement level, getting ever closer to being Calculus-ready.

Applications for the 2018 STEM Boot Camp, running from Monday, August 6th to Friday, August 16th, are now available:

2018 STEM Boot Camp Application



S.T.E.M. Youth Camp 2018 Application

STEM Summer Camp 2017

Our free STEM Youth Camps are two-days long camps geared for elementary and middle school students who are interested in exploring the world of STEM. Participants engage in hands-on STEM activities including learning how to build and program a robot, constructing their own K’Nexbridge, and shooting their own rockets.

The dates and locations for the STEM Youth Camps for  9 – 11 year olds are:

July 9th and 10th on the Uvalde campus (FULL)

July 16th and 17th on the Crystal City campus (FULL)

July 23rd and 24th on the Eagle Pass campus (FULL)

July 30th and 31st on the Del Rio campus (FULL)

The dates and locations for the STEM Youth Summer Camps for 12– 15 year olds are:

July 11th and 12th on the Uvalde campus (FULL)

July 18th and 19th on the Crystal City campus (FULL)

July 25rd and 26th on the Eagle Pass campus (FULL)

August 1st and 2nd on the Del Rio campus (FULL)

Click here or on the flyer below to fill out the application for the 2018 STEM Youth Camp.

CC STEM Summer Camp 2017

Download and print flyer here:  PDF icon2018 STEM Youth Camp Flyer.pdf


Oscar E. Gaytan
STEM Outreach Coordinator
Office: (830) 591-7381
Mobile: (210) 468-6086



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Civil Engineer Career Pathway  PDF iconSTEM SWTJC_ASU_BSCE_Transfer_Plan__2_.pdf
Associates of Science in Engineering Science PDF iconSTEM SWTJC_ASES_Engineering.pdf
Angelo State University Civil Engineering program details PDF iconSTEM ASU civil engineering data card.pdf
Angelo State University Civil Engineering brochure PDF iconSTEM ASU civil engineering brochure.pdf
STEM Project Lead the Way Requirements PDF iconSTEM PLTW requirements.pdf
Request college credit for PLTW FileSTEM PLTW_AP_Request_Form_Secure.docx
STEM club By-Laws PDF iconSTEM_Club_By-Laws.pdf