STEM-3 Student Success Center

Eligibility Criteria for STEM3

Contact STEM3 SSC for clarification on eligibility.  

The Department of Education determines our eligibility requirements, and we can accept students who meet one or more of the following criteria. First priority is given to those students who are both first generation and income eligible.                              

  • First generation college students (neither parent received a bachelor's degree before student turned 18)       


  • Students who fall within income limits set by the Department of Education and verified by our office (Pell grant eligible students typically qualify)


  • Students who have a disability


(NOTE: Preference is given to students who qualify in more than one criterion.)

STEM3 Declared Major List

  • Anthropology
  • Athletic Training
  • Biology - Biology for Secondary Teachers Option
  • Biology - Cellular and Molecular Biology Option
  • Biology - Environmental and Organismic Biology
  • Biology - General Biology Option
  • Chemistry - Biochemistry Option
  • Chemistry - Chemistry for Secondary Teachers  Option
  • Chemistry - Chemistry Option
  • Engineering
  • Exercise Science - Exercise Science K-12 Teaching Option
  • Exercise Science - Exercise Specialist  Option
  • Exercise Science - Sport Administration Option
  • Exercise Science - Exercise Physiology
  • Geology - Earth Science for Secondary Teachers Option
  • Geology - Environmental Geology Option
  • Geology - Geology Option
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics- Mathematics for Secondary Education
  • Physics - Engineering Physics
  • Physics - Physical Science for Secondary Teachers
  • Physics - Physics Option
  • Psychology
  • Public Health


* Student constructed majors may be eligible. Please contact  STEM3 at 970-247-7455 or  e-mail for an assessment of your student constructed major.