Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program

                 

What is the CSTEP Program?

The Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP) is a New York State funded program first introduced in 1986.  Barnard College began its program in 2006 and is sponsored by both the New York State Education department and Barnard College.

Barnard’s CSTEP is an enrichment program designed  to foster students’ academic success in preparing for professional licensure or careers in the scientific, technical including social work, law, teaching or health-related fields.

Meet the Staff

Bernetta Parson
Director, Opportunity Programs

  • Directs the academic year and summer sessions of the collegiate opportunities programs (HEOP and CSTEP)
  • Directs the academic year and summer sessions of the pre-collegiate program (STEP)
  • Contact: bparson@barnard.edu

Elida Martinez-Gaynor
Senior Associate Director, Opportunity Programs 

Gianni Lopez
Counselor, Collegiate Programs

  • Adviser to BOP, CSTEP & HEOP in matters academic, career, or personal
  • Contact: glopez@barnard.edu