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Welcome to ACES

Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

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St. Philip's College Library

MLK Campus: (210) 486-2330
Location: Center for Learning Resources (CLR)

SWC Campus: (210) 486-7023
Location: Building 1-C123


About the Center of Excellence for Science 

This Center of Excellence (COE) is a cooperative effort based on community outreach, business and workforce partnerships, university transfer, college prep, and teacher professional development programs.  Our center is a response to workforce needs for trained workers for high paying careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). 


STEM Academic Departments and Concentrations

 Health Sciences                                                              Mathematics   

Applied Electrical and Mechanical Technology        Business Information Solutions

Aircraft, Construction & Manufacturing                      Natural Sciences                         

Scholarships & Career Development

  • EMPLOYMENT Summer Youth Programs.  Apply to work with the college's summer youth STEM programs.  Pay is $12/hr.  Accepting applications until filled.  20 positions
  •  The American Association for the Advancement of Science, in conjunction with the college's QEP, encourages undergraduate students to enter their essay competition that focuses on the intersection of science and/or technology with human rights.  Deadline is April 30, 2017.    How to Enter
  • Special Projects Club is seeking new members to join their organization to assist in building, Tiger 1, an electric car project.  The club is seeking students with skills in engineering, mechanics, and data analysis.  They are also seeking assistance with public relations, management, fundraising and networking.
  • Student Engagement Grant is offered to students who are interested in joining the Centers of Excellence in their efforts to expanding STEM college and career awareness.  
  • AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows student-scientists and their host-journalists strive to make science news easy for the public to understand. 10 weeks, $5000.
  • FastwebHigh seniors and current college students

Community Outreach

  • Saturday Robotics (2016-2017).  This activity is designed for 4th-8th grade students to explore robotic design, construction and programming using Lego EV3 robots.   Summer Robotics App
  • Science and Math Summer Academy  (July 10-27, 2017).  SAMSA offers 11-15 year old students the opportunity to see math and science in action.  
  • Women Breaking Through (Saturday, Oct 8, 2017). WBT is an annual conference for teenage girls who are interested in pursuing academic and professional careers in STEM.  REGISTER HERE 
  • CORE 4 STEM Family Day (Nov 5, 2017).  The event is coordinated to inspire 6-9 grade students and their families pursue STEM degrees and careers.  
  • STEM Symposium  (Dec 1, 2017).  This symposium is a single element in establishing a robust, sustainable framework for communicating the needs and interests of the greater San Antonio area. 
  • GreenEnergy and Engineering Day  (Feb 24,2018).  The Centers host engaging STEM activities for fifth through twelfth grade students.

Research Internship Opportunities

Please click on the links below to learn the latest developments for each of these opportunities.

  •  Campus to Careers - The National Council for Science and the Environment Clearinghouse enables students to search for environmental internships.   



Contact Information

Jo D. Duncan, Ph.D. 

Special Projects Coordinator 
Ruben S. Prieto, M.A.

Administrative Services Specialist
Stacie Coy-Mahula


Text 'STEM' to 55000


St. Philip's College,
Southwest Campus, Rm C-153
800 Quintana Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78211