Science Technology Entry Program (STEP), Liberty Partnership Program (LPP) and Driver Education

The Office for Continuing Education offers several programs for young people.
  • The Science and Technology Entry Level Program (STEP) and the Liberty Partnership Program (LPP) are special programs funded by the New York State Education Department.
  • Driver Education provides the required classroom and in-car instruction to prepare 16 and 17 year-olds for their license exam. Summer courses are one to two weeks in length and are designed for junior high and high school students.
  • Summer courses are one to two weeks in length and are designed for junior high and high school students. Learn to design a web page or experience the role of a doctor/nurse or a "top chef".

 

Science and Technology Entry Program Program (STEP)

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The Science and Technology Entry Program develops the abilities and skills of students to prepare them for entry in careers in math, science, technology and the licensed professions. STEP is funded by a grant from the New York State Education Department.

Services

16 Saturday enrichment sessions at SCCC

  • Science and science research (biology, physics, earth science, engineering, robotics, nursing/allied health)
  • Math
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership
  • Computer applications
  • Career awareness
  • Research program
  • School-based "club" meetings
  • Parents' Advocacy Group
  • Genomics/microbiology

Target Audience

STEP serves underrepresented and economically disadvantaged students in selected school districts, grades 7-12.

Participating School Districts

Brentwood, Central Islip, Patchogue-Medford, Longwood, Riverhead and South Country

For further information, please call the STEP office at (631) 451-4402.

Liberty Partnerships Program (LPP)

LLP

The Liberty Partnerships Program (LPP) at Suffolk County Community College is a cooperative effort between the College and the Longwood Central School District , governmental agencies and business and industry to provide a unique, comprehensive and supportive environment for students.  LPP is funded by a grant from the New York State Education Department.

Target Audience

The Liberty Partnerships Program serves those students in grades 7-12 who may not be reaching their academic potential by providing academic services that will improve their ability to complete high school and successfully enter postsecondary education or the workforce.

Liberty Partnerships Program Services

  • College preparatory coursework
  • Suffolk County Community College - College Seminar (leads to 1.0 college credits)
  • LPP club and newsletter
  • Team building experiences
  • Cultural enrichment
  • Counseling
  • Tutoring
  • SAT preparation classes
  • Regents review sessions
  • Student and parent leadership sessions
  • Visits to and internships with business, industry and local colleges

Apply for the Liberty Partnerships Program

For further information, contact Elizabeth Altman at (631) 451-4109 or Hagar Ali at (631) 451-4042

Fall 2017 Driver and Traffic Safety Education Course

Ammerman Campus
Suffolk County Community College
Registrar's Office
533 College Road
Selden, NY 11784 
Michael J. Grant Campus
Suffolk County Community College
Registrar's Office
Crooked Hill Road
Brentwood, New York 11717
Riverhead Campus
Suffolk County Community College
Registrar's Office
121 Speonk Riverhead Road
Riverhead, New York 11901

Suffolk County Community College will offer high school students its highly regarded New York State-Certified Driver and Traffic Safety Education course during the Fall 2017 semester.

If you have any questions, contact the Office for Continuing Education at 451-4399.

Fall 2017 Application Letter

Fall 2017 Course Description

Fall 2017 Selden Campus Application

Fall 2017 Brentwood Campus Application

Fall 2017 Selden Campus Meeting Dates

Fall 2017 Brentwood Campus Meeting Dates

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