The MiraCosta STEM Learning Centers
The MiraCosta Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Learning Centers provide individualized (one-on-one), drop-in tutoring, and counseling for students in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Biotechnology, Physical Science and Computer Science courses at both the Oceanside and San Elijo campuses. The Math Learning Center provides help for students in Mathematics, Statistics, and Philosophy 110 courses.
Students are able to study independently or in groups and have access to many resources including reservable study rooms, faculty office hours, laptops, textbooks, calculators, anatomical models and slides, and molecular models. Picture ID is required for all material check out.
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Contact Information, Location, and Hours
The Nordson STEM Learning Center
Location: Downstairs inside the MiraCosta Library (building OC1200) on the Oceanside Campus.Spring 2020 Hours
Monday-Wednesday: 8am - 9pm, Thursday: 8am - 8pm, Friday: 9am - 3pm, Saturday: 11am - 4:30pm
The Nordson STEM Learning Center space is open whenever the library is open and can be used for individual and group study, but won’t be staffed outside of the above hours.
Contact: 760.757.2121, x6388
The STEM Learning Center at San Elijo
Location: Room 105, inside the MiraCosta Library (building 100) on the San Elijo Campus.Spring 2020 Hours
Monday-Wednesday: 9:30am - 8pm, Thursday: 9:30am - 7pm, Friday and Saturday: Closed.
The STEM Learning Center at San Elijo space is open whenever the library is open and can be used for individual and group study, but will not be staffed outside of the above hours.
Contact: 760.757.2121, x7748
- Drop-In Tutoring for STEM courses by Peer Tutors and Learning Coaches
- Drop-In STEM Counseling
- Group Study Rooms with Whiteboards and LED Monitors (Reserve a Room Here)
- Check-out STEM Learning Materials and Aids (Picture ID Required)
- Textbooks, Laptops with Course Specific Software, Anatomy and Chemistry Models, and More! (Picture ID Required)
- Independent Study Spaces
- Faculty Office Hours Held in STEM Center
- Student Success Workshops
- STEM Career and Seminar Talks
- Comfortable Seating Area to Build Community Amongst Students
- STEM Social Events to Meet Other Students, Scientists and Professors.
- Appointment-based Tutoring Sessions
- Free Snack Bowl Provided by the MiraCosta Food Pantry