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Upward Bound Math and Science

​​​​​​​​​About Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS):

                     -Upward Bound Math and Science, in partnership with Orange and El Modena High Schools, is a program designed to strengthen the math and science skills of participating high school students.

                     -Understanding the growing need for qualified people in the burgeoning fields of math and science, UBMS will assist with creating a cadre of individuals who are ready to meet these needs.  The goal of the program is to help students recognize and develop their potential to excel in math and science and to encourage them to pursue postsecondary degrees in math and science, and ultimately careers in the math and science profession.

Students in Santiago Canyon College Upward Bound Math and Science will be encouraged to:

    • Develop and improve academic skills
    • Successfully graduate from high school and enroll in postsecondary education
    • Explore and develop career choices
    • Be motivated to reach their educational goals

Program Benefits and Services:

    • Tutoring in English, composition, math and science
    • Academic Review Sessions
    • Scholarship & Study Skills Development
    • Bound for Success (BFS) Mentoring Sessions
    • PSAT/ACT/SAT Preparation Workshops
    • Advisement and Personal Counseling
    • STEM Professionals Panels
    • STEM Career Exploration
    • Financial Aid Workshops
    • College-Planning and Transition Workshops
    • Parent Education
    • Science Saturdays
    • College Tours
    • Summer Program, including four weeks of instruction at SCC and two weeks in residence at CSU Fullerton

**All services are provided at no charge to participants or their families.