MassBay Community College is a comprehensive, open-access community college, offering associate degrees and certificate programs. During the summer 2020, the STEM Division offers a one-week STEM Sampler Program open to under-served female high school students (juniors, seniors and graduating seniors receive priority).

Grades: Female high school students, with a preference for juniors and seniors

Location:  50 Oakland Street, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481-5307



The five-day Sampler Workshops are designed to give students exposure to different areas of STEM (e.g. robotics, engineering design, biotechnology). The Workshops will be held July 13th-17th, from 9:00 AM -3:00 PM each day on the MassBay Wellesley Hills Campus. The Workshops are funded through STEM Starter Academy, a Massachusetts Department of Higher Education initiative to inform, engage, recruit, retain and graduate significantly more students through STEM Pathway programs leading to job placement or transfer to university STEM programs and careers.