MESA is a state-wide academic enrichment program that supports economically and educationally disadvantaged students, including students from groups with low rates of college eligibility, to prepare for and excel in math, engineering and science majors and attain Bachelor’s of Science degrees from four-year institutions.
MESA provides tutoring in STEM subjects (including, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics) at various levels to all SWC students. Stop by Room 396 to find out how MESA can support your academic success!
To apply to the MESA Program, please complete the form linked below (MESA Application). Please bring your application to room 396 along with the following documents:
• Current class registration statement
• Student Education Plan (SEP)
• Semester-by-Semester Plan
• Unofficial transcripts
Phone: (619) 482-6381 | Office: 396
Ed Cosio (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Nick Nguyen (email@example.com)
Phone: (619) 421-6700 ext. 5486
Juliet A. Kardell
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Phone: (619) 421-6700 ext. 5480
School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering
Dean: Michael Odu, Ph.D. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
MESA Center: Room 396
San Diego MESA Alliance (SDMA)
The San Diego MESA Alliance (SDMA), established in 2000, is a statewide model for intersegmental regional collaboration in mathematics, engineering and science education for economically disadvantaged and underrepresented student populations.
Alliance members include MESA programs from:
- Imperial Valley
- San Diego State University (through San Diego MESA Schools Program)
- San Diego City College
- Southwestern Community College
- San Diego State University
The Alliance mission is to have a collaborative effort in enhancing the pipeline of MESA programs in San Diego County. The Alliance goals are to establish best practices, strategic partnerships, effective coordination of services and development of core curriculum for MESA programs.