MESA Pennsylvania

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Program Category: Fee Structure, Paid Program, Grade Level, 7 - 8, and 9 - 12

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  • The Pennsylvania MESA is part of the 10-state MESA USA network ( which serves 50,000 students in grades K-12 including community college students. PA MESA is licensed by the University of California to Temple University which sponsors the initiative at the College of Engineering in the Department of STEM Education, Outreach and Research. Dedicated staff, engineering students and volunteers from a wide variety of science, technology, engineering and math backgrounds guide pre-college students through programs that increase knowledge about careers that support the world’s critical infrastructure – access to clean water, nutritious food, healthy living and renewable energy.


    Organization Name: Temple University College of Engineering
    Organization Street Address: 1947 N. 12th Street
    Organization City, State, Zip: Philadelphia, PA, 19122
    Organization Phone Number: 215-204-6225
    Short Description of Organization:

    The mission of the College of Engineering (CoE) is to provide students with a high quality, innovative, and globally competitive learning experience in engineering, engineering technology, and the applied sciences. Engineering graduates are to be educated professionals with the technical, problem-solving, and communication skills required to succeed in the workplace and society.

    The College is mindful of its obligation as an environment for the creation of knowledge, and encourages basic and cross-disciplinary applied research by its faculty and students. Great importance is attached to scholarship, practice, and service aimed at improving the quality of life and the economic viability of our society.This value system is reflected in current assessments of faculty for promotion and tenure, and in grading practices for student work.

    We strive to pursue these objectives in a learning environment that celebrates ethnic and gender diversity, respects experience, and encourages problem solving through teamwork."

    Program Street Address: 1947 N 12th St
    Program Phone Number: 215-204-6225
    Which one best describes your organization?: Non-Profit
    Which one best describes your program?: Site-based - stationary (students come to a site)
    Is your program delivered in collaboration with external partners?: No
    Accepting Mentors: No


    Is STEM the "core" of your program?: Yes
    Which type of STEM programming do you offer? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Computer Science
    • Consumer Science
    • Engineering
    • Medicine and or Health
    • Physics
    • Robotics
    Which other activities does your STEM program include? (choose All that apply):
    • Arts and Media
    • Civic Engagement and Service-Learning
    • Drop-Out Prevention and College Preparation
    • Project-Based Learning
    Does your program use volunteer STEM mentors?: Yes


    Where is your STEM program offered? (choose ALL that apply): Other
    If you chose "other" for the question above then tell us where your program is offered.:

    North Philadelphia and Outreach

    When does your STEM program take place? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Summer
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Spring
    • After school
    • Weekend


    How many children does your program serve each year? Numbers can be estimates.: 101-500 individuals
    How many hours/week does each child participate? Numbers can be estimates, and can be specific to a season or semester.: Between 5 and 10 hours per week
    Which ages/grades does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
    • 7th - 8th grade
    • 9th -12th grade
    Which gender(s) does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Girls
    • Boys
    • Transgender and Gender Non Conforming
    Which ethnic/racial populations does your STEM program serve?:
    • African-American
    • Latino
    • Caucasian
    • Asian
    • Native American
    • Middle Eastern
    • Multi-Ethnic
    What percentage of your participants are eligible for free or reduced lunch? Percentages can be estimates.*: 51-75%
    Who can participate in your STEM program?: Individuals and groups
    Can your STEM program accommodate youth with special needs?: Yes (please explain)
    If you chose "yes" for the question above, please explain how you are able to accommodate youth with special needs.:

    MESA PA has support services in place.


    Do participants need to pay for your STEM program?: Yes
    If participants need to pay for your STEM program, are scholarships available?: Yes
    Is transportation to and from your program provided?: Other



    Please select the applicable categories: Fee Structure, Paid Program, Grade Level, 7 - 8, and 9 - 12
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