SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)

SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)

 
General Information
Description of ServiceIs offered to students in 7th through 12th grades in selected school districts. STEP is designed to motivate and prepare financially disadvantaged and underrepresented minority students for careers in science, technology and mathematics-related disciplines, along with licensed professions such as nursing and accountancy. Academic activities that encourage critical thinking, along with intensive instruction in mathematics, science and computer science, are teamed with support services such as counseling and tutoring. This provides a nurturing environment which builds self-esteem as it prepares minority and disadvantaged students for entry into STEM and licensed professions. Services include 16 enrichments sessions in: Science and science research (biology, Genomics/microbiology, physics, earth science, engineering, robotics, nursing/allied health); Math; Communication skills; Leadership; Computer applications; Career awareness; Research program; School-based "club" meetings and Parents' Advocacy Group. The Program Eligibility: Students accepted into the program must meet the guidelines of NYSED, and will include those who have been identified as underrepresented minorities (African-American, Latino, Hispanic-American and Native-American) and/or financially disadvantaged students in grades 7-12. For further information, please call the STEP office at (631) 451-4402.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaTown of Brookhaven, New York; Selden, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 533 College Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Selden, NY 11784
Mailing Address 1 Suffolk County Community College
Mailing Address 2 533 College Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Selden NY 11784, NY 11784
Mail Attention To Professional Development and Continuing Education
Main Phone (631)451-4114
Other Phone (631)451-4000 Ammerman Campus; (631)548-2500 Eastern Campus; (631)851-6700 Grant Campus
Web Address www.sunysuffolk.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
Affiliated Program: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)
This Service: SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300)
Community Colleges (HD-6000.1500)
Public Colleges/Universities (HD-6000.1300-650)
Youth (YB-9500)