Research Experience for Undergraduates

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What Is Undergraduate Research, and Why Does It Matter?

Reason 1: Undergraduate Research helps students understand what they are learning.
Reason 2: Undergraduate Research helps students make an actual contribution to science.
Reason 3: Undergraduate Research helps students apply research methods learned in the classroom setting.

Benefits to Community College Students

Undergraduate Research helps Community College students become highly competitive when they transfer to four-year institutions or pursue career goals in the STEM workforce. It also increases the likelihood of graduating in STEM majors and of going to graduate school. Furthermore, undergraduate research provides unique opportunities to network with industry leaders

If you would like more information on how to participate in an undergraduate research project, contact  us at stars@cpcc.edu.