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STEM UP CNM/UNM Cooperative

Sponsoring Organization: 
Department of Education
Description: 

A Hispanic Serving Institute (HSI) Grant awarded by the Department of Education. Our primary goals are to:

  • increase degrees earned in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math for Hispanic and low income students at CNM and UNM
  • Lower cost for attaining STEM degrees at CNM and UNM
  • Open Transfer Centers at CNM and UNM
  • Provide outreach to students through tutoring, peer mentoring and STEM specific transfer advising and website
  • Develop sustainable pathway agreements between CNM and UNM.
Submission Type : 
Program
Ongoing Event: 
Yes
Event Season: 
Year Round
Program Contact Information
Program Contact : 
Carolina Aguirre
Phone: 
505-277-0793
Email: 
caguirre [at] unm.edu
University or College Affiliation: 
Central New Mexico Community College
Is your program statewide?: 
No
State Area Options: 
Central Region
What types of communities do you serve?(Urban/Rural): 
Both
Categories
Target Audience: 
Undergraduate Students
Underrepresented Minorities in General
Hispanic Americans - specifically
Low-Income and/or First-Generation College Students