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We are here to help you succeed in pursuing your career goals. Explore all the academic resources and learning support available for LBCC students.

Bridges to the Baccalaureate


2 LBCC students standing next to their science research board at Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program

2 LBCC students standing next to their science research board at Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program

LBCC students and professor next to science research board at Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program

LBCC students and professor next to science research board at Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program

LBCC Students at the Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program

LBCC students in front of the Molecular & Life Science Center building

Bridges to the Baccalaureate program logo at California State University Long BeachBridges to the Baccalaureate (Bridges) is a collaborative program supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), providing Long Beach City College (LBCC) biology and chemistry students the opportunity to participate in hands-on research with faculty at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB). Students who are selected to participate in this program gain valuable experience and insight into the research field. Furthermore, participants receive professional development and public speaking training, visit public and private research facilities, and are paid for their involvement. At the end of the program, students present their research in a symposium. Additionally, a student will be selected to present at a national conference. 

To be eligible to apply:

  • Students must have completed 24 units by the program start date
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher

For additional information, contact:

Mehrzad Akhavan
Biology professor
(562) 938-4431
makhavan@lbcc.edu

Dr. Mary Perrot
Chemistry professor
(562) 938-4441
mperrot@lbcc.edu

CSULB Bridges to the Baccalaureate

 

 

Biology Academic Programs


A student using microscope in the lab

Puente Mentors for Science Students

Puente is a transfer program that provides underrepresented students, particularly LatinX students, with academic support and mentoring. The program serves to increase the number of underrepresented students in four-year colleges.
 

LBCC Annual Science Night

LBCC’s popular Annual Science Night invites community members to these fun, informative and interactive science demonstrations!
2021 LBCC Science Night Flyer
 

DESTINO Science Center

The DESTINO program is designed to assist STEM students with an array of student support services and academic support to reach your goal of earning your degree and transferring to the 4-year university.

DESTINO Program

 

 

Biology Student Club


LBCC Biology Students visiting Desert Tortoise Natural Area

LBCC Biology Club LogoThe Long Beach City College Biology Club is an academic club dedicated to teaching students about the natural world and engaging them in meaningful experiences and research within the field of biology.

Revegetation Project for the National Park Service

Instagram: @lbccbiologyclub
LBCC Viking Engagement – Biology Club 

Learn more about LBCC Student Club, Viking Volunteer Programs, Recreational Sports Programs, and Leadership Programs.

LBCC Student Clubs

 

 

LBCC College Support & Student Resources


multiracial students working on school project together

Find all the LBCC services and tools available to help you navigate through college life.

  • Class Registration Support
  • Financial Aid & Scholarships
  • Tutoring Help & Learning Communities 
  • Campus Services & Student Life
  • Degree Planning & Counseling
  • Career Support & Job Training
  • Strategies for Transfer and Graduation
  • Community Resources
  • Student Equity Programs, and much more

Student Resources