From where do STC applicants come?
STC participants enter the Program from a rich variety of educational, professional and cultural backgrounds.

Some examples of STC applicants' previous education are:
•  community college degrees in medical or electrical technology,
•  college degrees in:
  1.  English
2.  History
3.  Engineering
4.  Nursing
5.  Psychology
6.  Environmental Science
•  graduate degrees in:
  1.  nuclear engineering
2.  agricultural engineering
3.  business administration (MBA)
4.  Law
5.  Podiatry.
Examples of their current professional backgrounds are similarly varied:
  •   unlicensed science teacher
•   environmental consultant
•   advertising professionals
•   legal secretary
•   airport meteorologist
•   NYC fireman
•   marine engineer
•   emergency medical technician
•   licensed chiropractor
•   registered dietitian
•   NYC park ranger
•   airline flight attendant
•   mothers and fathers with school-age children
and more.

The cultural diversity of our students is breathtaking. We have a wide range of American minority and majority diversity along with recent immigrants from many countries, for example:
  •  Afghanistan
•  Argentina
•  Bangladesh
•  Brazil
•  China
•  Egypt
•  Germany
•  Greece
 
•  Guyana
•  Haiti
•  Hong Kong
•  India
•  Ireland
•  Jamaica
•  Korea
•  Malta
 
•  Peru
•  Poland
•  Puerto Rico
•  Romania
•  South Africa
•  Trinidad
•  Turkey
•  the Ukraine
and more.