STEM Career Discovery (for Women)

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Free non-credit course. Apply today.

Discover professions in science, technology, engineering, and math that align with your skills and interests along with the college pathway options to help you get there. 


How to Apply

This course is now closed, please check out our other City School courses. Call 905-575-2489 if you have any questions.



This non-credit course lets you explore different pathway options to education and employment in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields.


Online course recommendations

Broadband Internet connection, desktop or laptop computer (tablet is acceptable), basic computer skills (web browsing, email and document creation).


Student eligibility

We welcome applications from all those interested in City School, but please note that priority will be given to those who meet the following:

  • 19 years of age or older

  • Have no or limited post-secondary education (i.e., have not attended college or university, or participated in an apprenticeship); and/or currently unemployed and/or in receipt of social assistance (e.g., Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program)
  • Live within Ontario

Note: High school completion is not a requirement. Anyone who will be taking a post-secondary course or program, at Mohawk College or any other educational institution, will not be eligible to register for City School courses at the same time. 


We do our best to make case-by-case considerations.


Should class registration not be full by the application deadline, applicants who do not meet the priority criteria will be considered on a chronological basis.


Students can earn up to two (2) free credits through City School

You will be notified of your registration status approximately three (3) weeks before the course begins.



Phone: 905-575-2489

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This course is funded through the Ontario Trillium Foundation and delivered in partnership with the Eva Rothwell Centre as part of their Women in Trades & STEM initiative.