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Courses You Can Take If You Took STEM Strand In Senior High School


The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) strand focuses on the science or body of knowledge behind many things. There’s a science to almost everything. Mula pagkain hanggang teknolohiya. STEM professionals put “method into the madness” for these things.

Kaya naman marami ka ring mga kurso na pagpipilian sa kolehiyo! If you have taken or are currently taking STEM in senior high school (SHS), here are some of the college courses you can consider:


Your STEM classes expose you to basic science subjects, laboratory work, research, and the like. Kaya naman maraming science courses ang pwedeng pagpilian sa kolehiyo. Taking a science course is the next step you can take if you want to pursue a career in the medical field. Medical professionals are key contributors in the science field, from health and wellness to research and development.

Here are some science courses you can choose from:

  • BS Nursing
  • BS Medical Technology
  • BS Pharmacy
  • BS Food Technology
  • BS Environmental Science
  • BS Chemistry

Bukas pro-tip:

Planning to study science in college? Get up to 100% of your tuition covered with a Bukas tuition installment plan. Check out our partner schools!

Information and Communications Technology

If you enjoyed your coding classes in SHS, consider pursuing an information and communications technology (ICT) course. You’ll come across subjects like programming, data analytics, and web development among others. Shameless plug: With Bukas’ partner schools, you can also enroll in ICT-related bootcamps or short courses!

Since ICT is about developing technology to benefit people, a degree in ICT gives you an opportunity to explore a variety of fields. Mula ESports hanggang Fashion.

Here are some ICT courses you can choose from:

  • BS Entertainment and Media Computing
  • BS Information Science
  • BS Data Science
  • BS ESports
  • BS Information Technology

Bukas pro-tip:

Planning to study information and communications technology in college? Get up to 100% of your tuition covered with a Bukas tuition installment plan. Check out our partner schools!


If you have a knack for problem solving, taking an engineering course might just be for you. Most of your classes in SHS already established the foundations for engineering as a field of study. Mula Calculus hanggang Trigonometry. An engineering course will deepen your knowledge and skills on these subjects. In a nutshell, you’ll be learning how to make structures and systems that make people’s lives easier. If the challenge of innovation excites you, engineering is the way to go!

Here are some engineering courses you can choose from:

  • BS Materials Engineering
  • BS Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • BS Chemical Engineering
  • BS Mechanical Engineering
  • BS Geodetic Engineering

Bukas pro-tip:

Planning to study engineering in college? Get up to 100% of your tuition covered with a Bukas tuition installment plan. Check out our partner schools!


Mathematics courses equip students with advanced numerical and analytical skills. They cover the foundations of mathematics such as algebra, geometry, logic, abstract thinking and more. In short, everything you need to know about mathematical computing and modeling. Pursuing a degree in mathematics will definitely feed your love for numbers!

From banking to research, your mathematics skills can be applied to many fields. There are mathematics courses that can lead you to a teaching career too.

Here are some mathematics courses you can choose from:

  • BS Applied Mathematics
  • BS Mathematics
  • BS Statistics
  • BS Secondary Education (major in Mathematics)

Bukas pro-tip:

Planning to study mathematics in college? Get up to 100% of your tuition covered with a Bukas tuition installment plan. Check out our partner schools!

Are you excited for college? May Gabay para sa’yo! Take a quiz to know which of these courses fit your skills and interests. Through Gabay’s school and course search portal, we can connect you to the school and course of your choice too. O kaya naman browse through our content hub to read more articles about STEM. Ano pang hinihintay mo? Sign up for a free Gabay account today!

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Written by: Bea Salcedo

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