Benefits of The CSTEP Program

Program Benefits

  • Access to CSTEP/McNairs Scholars Computer Lab Laser printing, color printing, copying and resume paper available.
  • Library of journals, research, books, etc. Character references provided for active participants.
  • Scientific/Graphing Calculator Loaner Program

Academic Development

  • Academic Advisement with CSTEP Staff
  • Academic progress monitoring and assistance
  • Individual or group tutoring through the Office of Learning Services (OLS)
  • Academic Achievement Recognition Awards
  • Study skills, time management, and other workshops

Graduate School Preparedness

  • Professional speakers from various CSTEP Related programs
  • Opportunities to conduct research projects
  • Group GRE/GMAT/LSAT/MCAT exam preparation and scholarships to assist enrollment.
  • Graduate school application assistance
  • Fellowship and scholarship application assistance
  • Personal statement assistance

Career and Professional Development

  • Job shadowing and mentoring with alumni and other professionals
  • Guest speakers and seminars on and off Campus Technology Services Resume writing workshops and one-on-one assistance
  • Summer internships, and participation in Career Development Center’s DISCOVER program
  • Assistance with study abroad programs with the Office of International Education
  • Corporate field trips (Forthcoming)
  • Professional development and skills workshops
  • Free access to career development software for posting resumes and job searching online
  • Reference Folder Service with Career Services
  • Annual CSTEP Student Conference Poster presentation & Quest at SUNY-Oswego
  • Travel to regional and national research and professional conferences
  • Sponsor social and cultural field trips and events
  • Travel to visit graduate schools and industry sites