Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (C-STEM) Program


Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (C-STEM) Program

Sponsored by Ithaca College, the mission of C-STEM is to support historically underrepresented  and economically disadvantaged groups who are pursuing professional licensure and careers in mathematics, science, engineering, technology, and health-related STEM fields.  C-STEM provides professional development opportunities and many types of support services to participants, allowing for greater academic success at Ithaca College.


New York State resident, preferably;

African-American, Latino, American Indian, or Alaskan Native OR economically disadvantaged *  from any race;

Full-time student; AND

Enrolled in a major that leads to NYS professional licensure , national credential, certification, or careers in mathematics, science, technology and health-related fields.  Examples:  

·         Accounting

·         Allied Health Careers

·         Athletic Training

·         Architectural Studies

·         Computer Science

·         Computer Information Systems

·         Pre-Law

·         Math/Science Education

·         Medicine/Pre-Med

·         Occupational Therapy

·         Occupational Therapy Assistants

·         Physical Therapy Assistants

·         Psychology

·         Social Work

·         Speech-Language Pathology


Click Here for a list of all majors/programs



  • Student Leadership Retreats

  • ALANA Career Connections

  • C-STEM Day of Service (local, state, or national program)

  • C-STEM Academic Achievement Awards and Senior Celebration

  • 2015 Student Advocacy Day/Lobby Day in Albany, NY       

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*For questions regarding an application, economic eligibility, review Income Eligibility Criteria  or call 607-274-1267 or email the CSTEM Director

NOTE: Enrollment applications for 2015-16 are not being accepted for CSTEM until further notice.  An update will be posted on this webpage.