Our Programs

Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE)

RISE is geared toward increasing the number of traditionally underrepresented students who pursue careers in scientific research in areas such as biology, chemistry and behavioral sciences.

Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC)

MARC is an honors program, offers faculty mentoring, research experience and an annual stipend of $10,000 to academically gifted undergraduate students from underrepresented groups who are interested in entering graduate programs leading to research careers in the biomedical sciences.

Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)

CSTEP aims to increase the number of historically underrepresented students who enroll in and complete undergraduate programs that lead to professional license in  accounting, law, medicine, nutrition and other careers in mathematics, science, technology and health-related fields.

New York City Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (NYC-LSAMP)

NYC-LSAMP is a CUNY-wide initiative, aims to ensure a long-term capacity to produce a greater number of underrepresented groups in STEM careers.

Honors Academy

Honors Academy is a group of distinct advanced-level programs: Coordinated B.A.-M.D. Program, Coordinated Engineering Honors Program, Macaulay Honors College, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship and the Scholars Program. It should be mentioned that the MARC program, mentioned above, is also part of the Honors Academy.