Services and Resources for STEM Students

Academic Advising

ECC STEM Advisor: Book an appointment - Walk-ins Welcome.  Stop by CM-10 between 9AM-4PM Monday through Friday

 

ECC Advising Center - Schedule an advising appointment or learn more about services of the Advising Center
Program of Study FAQs

 

Guided Pathways: STEM Pathways to Certificates and Degrees - Learn which courses are recommended based on your STEM Degree goals

Interested in Nursing and Allied Health?

Get more information about pre-requisites, admissions, and careers at the links below:

STEM Courses at El Centro College

Extracurriculars and Honors

Get the most out of your STEM Education by Participating in extracurricular and honors programs.

Transfer to University

It’s a good idea to start thinking about your transfer plan early in your educational journey.  Your selection of university and degree plan will determine the recommended courses you take at DCCCD.

ECC STEM Advisor: Book an appointment - Walk-ins Welcome.  Stop by CM-10 between 9AM-4PM Monday through Friday

 

Guided Pathways: STEM Pathways to Certificates and Degrees - Learn which courses are recommended based on your STEM Degree goals

 

ECC Transfer Services - Check out transfer services available to you

 

Transfer from DCCCD - To ensure you are on the right pathway, DCCCD has partnered with universities to prepare Transfer Pathways to assist you in shortening your time to completion

 

Transfer Pathways - Transfer Pathways ensure you stay on track with the right courses for a seamless transfer into a chosen major at a four-year university

STEM Career Resources

ECC STEM Center Resume and Interview Prep: Book an Appointment - Walk-ins Welcome.  Stop by CM-60 between 8AM-3PM Monday through Friday

 

ECC Career Services - Get help exploring careers, finding a job, and develop career readiness.

 

STEM Insight - A North Texas Guide for Students and professionals in STEM. Explore career paths, schools and programs, workplace experience, and events.

 

STEM League - A DCCCD Network designed to help with your co-curricular development

Internships and Jobs

STEM Insight for Workplace Experience - Look for internship resources in North Texas

 

mINiTERN Program DCCCD - A partnership between companies and Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) that provides students with real-world business and problem-solving skills

 

Jobs for Students - Search the online job bank for full- and part-time jobs in the Dallas metroplex

 

Work-Study - If you are eligible for financial aid you can apply for a work-study job to help pay for your expenses.

 

On campus jobs (part-time) - Look for part-time job openings at the colleges of DCCCD

 

Internships.com - Search for internships by keyword and location.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Dallas County Community College District Foundation - Find scholarships available to DCCCD students

 

Scholarships.com - Search over 3.7 Million College Scholarships and Grants

 

Fastweb.com - Your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid and more

 

ECC Financial Aid - Learn who gets aid and how financial aid impacts your financial future

 

FAFSA - Answers to your questions about filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid