Welcome to ASTEP

Welcome to Skyline College and the ASTEP Learning Community! The African-American Success Through Excellence and Persistence Learning Community is pleased at your decision to advance your life by attending college. You are going places and the ASTEP program can help you get there!!! Connected to the program is a, first of its kind, learning community called the African-American Experience Learning Community. Students in this learning community learn about African-American culture, tradition, identity, history, psychology and contemporary life through lectures, discussions, film, guest speakers and presentations. Each course prepares you to take that very important step towards transferring to a four-year college or university.

African-American Success Through Excellence and Persistence (ASTEP) at Skyline College is designed for African-American and other students to increase their chances of remaining in college. This program offers students an exciting and unique opportunity to select courses from an Afrocentric curriculum. The ASTEP components include core courses in English, math, career and personal development, African-American history, Black Psychology, and Tutorial Assistance, as well as mentoring, counseling and other support services.

Contact the Counseling Center for more information. Also check out the ASTEP Brochure.

2014 ASTEP Commencement Photos



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