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Science Technology Entry Program

The Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) is a program funded by the New York State Department of Education designed to ensure that underrepresented minority groups gain entry into colleges and programs related to science and technology. STEP has formed partnerships with local high schools throughout Brooklyn and NYC area. The program is currently in its sixteenth year, and serves between 200 and 250 students each year.

Orientation Session: Monday, June 30, 2014
Summer Session: July 7, 2014 – August 1, 2014

  • Introduction to Robotics for Middle School and 9th Graders
  • Biology Laboratory for 9th Graders
  • SAT Math and Verbal Prep for continuing 10, 11, and 12 graders
  • Introduction to Mobile Phone Photography and Video
  • College Readiness
  • Field trips

STEP at LIU Brooklyn

Student tutors: We tutor students in the areas of P/SAT, SAT (Math and Verbal), Math, Science and Computer Science.

Counseling: We have counselors who assist students with academic and supportive services in order to help them prepare for college.

Field trips: We take trips to selected museum and science centers to develop students’ learning and interest in areas of math, science and technology. Also students are offered the opportunity to attend professional workshops.

Academic Enrichment Activities: We provide 20 weeks of enrichment preparation in P/SAT, SAT (Verbal and Math), Math, Science, and Computer Science.  During the summer, we offer an intensive four- week academic enrichment program.

Computer workshops: We offer web design in the computer lab, physic class using LCD projector, basic computing to enable students to work with and identify new software and technology.

College Tours: We offer college tours to universities and colleges throughout the North East Region; Virginia, Washington DC, upstate NY and other metropolitan areas.

Regents Review: We offer regents review in all major subjects.


Oswaldo Cabrera
Science Technology Entry Program
LIU Brooklyn
One University Plaza
Room M310
Brooklyn, New York 11201
Phone: 718-488-1397