Bakersfield College

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MESA - Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement

Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) is developing a new generation of leaders in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) within the Bakersfield community. Our program fuels diversity by propelling historically underrepresented groups toward STEM degrees and professional careers.

MESA by the Numbers

25,011 Students
A continually growing number of students served by MESA in the state of California.

97% Transfers
Percentage of MESA community college transfer students who go into STEM majors.

92% College-bound
Percentage of MESA high school graduates who go to college.

67 MESA Centers
Currently serving the state of California with a count of 67 local MESA centers.

Contact Us

For more information about how to contact MESA staff or access our tutors, please visit the MESA Staff page.

Pan Dulce and Champurrado Sale

  • November 19-20, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Front of the Campus Center

Bakersfield College's MESA program is selling Mexican sweet bread and hot chocolate to support STEM students on campus. Pan dulce costs $1.50 each, and champurrado is $2 per cup. You can also buy one piece of bread and a cup of hot chocolate for $3.