to Research Comprehension and Careers
Become Part of a Learning
The Brooklyn Campus
of Long Island University is proud to announce it has received a $3 million,
six year grant from the United States Department of Education to promote
graduate opportunities for under-represented minorities and low income
students in the fields of biology and chemistry. The Access
to Research Comprehension and Careers (ARCC) program not only emphasizes
personal mentoring and academic enrichment for students working toward
a Masters Degree, but also elevates opportunities for students to achieve
participating students to persist and graduate, the ARCC Program is designed
around a rigorous and motivating curriculum with embedded research activities
that culminate in a Masters Degree in Biology or Chemistry. Embracing
bold new initiatives, ARCC faculty and ARCC student scholars come together
as a learning community to synthesize scientific knowledge that will inform
every step of their understanding and research.
The ARCC Program
builds and expands on the already rigorous and relevant education provided
in our Masters degree programs of interdisciplinary research skills; moreover
it also provides important learning outcomes to help students become successful
communicators and leaders in their field. In order to further this
goal, the ARCC Program Provides:
Full Tuition Remission!
A $12,000 per year Stipend!
Travel Money to Attend Scientific
Funding for Research Supplies!
Unique and Innovative Courses
A Laptop Computer!
the time to find out more about what this program has to offer YOU!