Chico STEM Connections Collaborative

Welcome to CSC²

Chico STEM Connections Collaborative (CSC2) offers support, resources, and opportunities to Chico State’s underrepresented students majoring in engineering, computer science, construction management, natural sciences, and agriculture.

The purpose of CSC2 is to increase the recruitment, retention, and graduation rates as well as accelerate completion of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) courses for Hispanic, low-income, or first-generation students.

CSC2 collaborates with Chico State's colleges of Engineering, Computer Science, and Construction Management (ECC), Natural Sciences, and Agriculture. Services include:

  • Academic assistance and advising
  • Navigating financial aid services and scholarship applications
  • Professional development and career awareness
  • Undergraduate research opportunities

Whether you are a first-year student, a currently enrolled Chico State student, or a transfer student, CSC2 will help you with your academic success by providing comprehensive support services that will allow you to move rapidly into core courses and through program completion. Check for eligibility and how to apply

Learn more about CSC2 programs: