Contra Costa College Learning Communities foster personal growth and academic success by connecting students with similar interests and cultural backgrounds to each other and faculty.

When you join a Learning Community, you can expect to build relationships with peers and mentors through a variety of activities that may include course work, special events, field trips, and more.

Learning CommunityFocusBenefits + Activities
African American Male LeadershipAfrican American male experienceGuest speakers, networking, mentoring, special events, field trips
Center for Science ExcellenceTransfer preparation, exposure to and success in STEM related fieldsTutoring, special events, field trips, internships
First Year ExperienceDedicated support team, activitiesHelps set you up for success in college
Math JamMath anxiety and preparednessTutoring, skill-building workshops
MetasSTEM for Pre-K to 12th gradeTutoring, special events, parent support
MESATo help underserved and underrepresented students achieve success in STEM studies and careersTutoring, special events, workshops, counseling, student outreach
Per Ankh AcademyInactive 2023-2024Transfer preparation, students of African descentCourse work, mentoring, cultural field trips
Puente ProjectTransfer preparation, Latino/multicultural experienceCourse work, mentoring, cultural field trips
Puente MáS (Math and Science)Transfer preparation for STEM majors with Latino/a/x/e and multicultural focusCoursework, college visits, mentoring, STEM-focused programming