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Upward Bound Math & Science-DTCC Wilmington

  • Robin Burke
  • 302-434-5561

Program Description

Delaware Technical Community College - Wilmington Campus Upward Bound Math and Science Initiative is a federally funded pre-college TRIO program designed to prepare limited income and first generation high school students for postsecondary education programs that lead to careers in the field of math and science. In addition, the program provides students with academic support services designed to assist them in the successful completion of high school and postsecondary education. Students are exposed to a variety of education and cultural events and are introduced to the college experience trhough overnight activities that mirror a college residential program. Campus tours, cultural trips, and college centered activities are an integral part of the Upward Bound Math and Science experience.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Mentoring
  • Other
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)



  • Less than 25%