Physical Sciences, Mathematics & Engineering
About Our Division
The PSME Division is committed to educating all students from diverse backgrounds and helping them reach their life goals.
Whether your plan is to transfer to a 4-year institution, acquire skills to assist with career advancement, or learn more to satisfy your curiosity, the PSME Division offers a wide-range of courses.
What We Offer
Degree and Certificate Programs
You can choose from
- Six associate degrees in science
- Three associate degrees for transfer
- Four certificates of proficiency
Through our affiliation with the Science Learning Institute, students can participate in internships at UCSF, SJSU and Nasa Ames
STEM Success Center
Receive one-on-one, group and online tutoring through the STEM Success Center — open 7 days a week.
Courses to Fit Your Schedule
Many courses in Computer Science and Mathematics are offered both in-person and online, with all departments offering classes both in the day time and evenings to match your lifestyle.
Check out programs and courses by selecting a link below to visit PSME departments.
PSME Academic Departments
We are proud of our many community partnerships within the Bay Area.
- Our Foothill College Observatory offers weekly public programs for public In partnership with the Peninsula Astronomical Society (PAS),
- Held six Wednesday evenings during each school year, the Silicon Valley Astronomy Lecture Series offers talks with well-known scientists explaining astronomical developments in everyday language.
- Our very own Foothill College Physics Show wows audiences — young and older — each year, making physics fun for all.
We're Here to Help!
Student & Faculty Support Center
Building 5200, Room 5211