Welcome to Operation STEM!

The CSU Department of Mathematics has been awarded National Science Foundation (NSF) grant funding for Operation STEM  program which provides students whose intended majors are in the science, technology, engineering and mathematic fields with a community of peers, assistance in Precalculus and Calculus, and research opportunities to promote successful STEM graduates.

For more information about the program, please visit: http://www.csuohio.edu/sciences/operationstem/operation-stem

The following is comprised of 21 questions and will take several minutes to complete (several are quick and others take a minute or two.)

Please contact Susan D. Carver, Director, at OperationSTEM@csuohio.edu or 216-523-7160 (during business hours) with any questions and/or for more information.


Thank you!

* 1. Personal Information

* 2. CSU ID No. (if known):

* 3. Gender:

* 4. What is your ethnicity? Please select all that apply. We need to know your racial background in order to ensure your eligibility for the program. In addition, your race/ethnicity helps us to direct you to the numerous beneficial resources at CSU.

* 5. Birthdate (see example below)

* 6. Please identify your student category(ies) and check all that apply:

* 7. What is your intended major at Cleveland State University? If not sure, write undecided.

* 8. Are you considering going on to graduate school sometime after you finish your undergraduate degree?

* 9. Have you registered for CSU's 2017 Freshman Orientation?
(They take place on 6/29, 7/13,7/20 and 7/27.) Go to your CampusNet account to sign up for it. Sooner the better! Orientations can fill up quickly.

* 10. Have you taken CSU's online Math Placement Test to provide the university with one more data point to ensure proper placement in the math class you need for your STEM major?

* 11. What math course are you planning to take in Fall 2018? {Your Math placement exam result, ACT score and/or your official Fall '18 schedule (typically acquired during CSU's Freshman Orientation) helps provide that information.}

* 12. Please list all the HIGH SCHOOL math courses you completed (all that you can remember from Freshman to Senior year):

* 13. Have you ever taken college-level courses (select all that apply)?

* 14. If you have enrolled as a college freshman previously, list the titles of math courses you have taken, separated by commas:

* 15. What is the highest level of education attained by your parents or guardian?

  Elementary Middle High School Some College Bachelor's Graduate Doctorate
1st Parent or Guardian
2nd Parent or Guardian or 1st Parent's Partner

* 16. I am able to attend and therefore earn $200 by attending the Operation STEM Summer Institute at CSU for two weeks (4 days a week from Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am - 4 pm) from August 13 - 23, 2018 (Note: the Summer Institute is mandatory in order to become an OpSTEM Scholar except for rare cases that must be discussed with and approved by the Program Director, Dr. Susan Carver, s.carver@csuohio.edu):

* 17. What is your t-shirt size?

* 18. What will be your mode of transportation for the 8-day Summer Institute?

* 19. Do we have your permission to text you?

* 20. Upon acceptance into the OpSTEM program, we will notify you and email your electronic OpSTEM Welcome Packet. We would like to also email this Welcome Packet to your Parent(s)/Guardian(s) for their review. Please provide your parental unit email address(es):

* 21. Please tell us how you heard about the Operation STEM program: