NJ GEAR UP State Project Programs

The following programs are sponsored by the GEAR UP grant with the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education. Partner programs are offered through a separate grant from the U.S. Department of Education.


Camden

 

C.H.A.M.P./GEAR UP
Rowan University
200 N. Broadway
Camden, NJ 08102

Dr. Eric Clark, Dean, Camden Campus
Ms. Winona Wigfall, Coordinator
(856) 756-5420 phone
(856) 756-5430 fax
wigfall@rowan.edu

http://www.rowan.edu/camden/champ/

 

Target Schools

  • Coopers Poynt ES
  • R.T. Cream ES
  • East Camden MS 
  • Brimm Medical Arts HS
  • Camden HS
  • Creative & Performance Arts HS
  • Woodrow Wilson HS

Jersey City

College Bound/GEAR UP
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07305

Ms. Valerie Boseman,
Director, Precollege Programs
(201) 200-2347 phone
(201) 200-2348 fax
vboseman@njcu.edu

 

Target Schools

  • PS #14 ES
  • PS #38 ES
  • PS #40 ES
  • PS #41 ES
  • Henry Snyder HS
  • Lincoln HS

http://www.njcu.edu/programs/collegebound/home.htm

 

Newark

Consortium for Pre-College Education in
Greater Newark/GEAR UP

New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102

Dr. Jesse G. Jackson, Executive Director
(973) 596-5762 phone
(973) 642-4195 fax
Jacksonj@admin.njit.edu

http://cons.njit.edu

 

Target Schools

  • Hawkins Street ES
  • Ridge Street ES
  • William H. Brown ES
  • Barringer HS
  • East Side HS

Paterson

College Bound SMT/GEAR UP
Passaic County Community College
One College Blvd.
Paterson, NJ 07505

Mr. Clarence Wright, Director
(973) 684-5201 phone
(973) 279-9327 fax
cwright@pccc.cc.nj.us

http://www.pccc.cc.nj.us/smt/

 

 

Target Schools

  • Paterson
  • PS #2 ES
  • PS #6 ES
  • PS #10 ES
  • East Side HS
  • J. F. Kennedy HS

Trenton

Project S.M.I.L.E./GEAR UP
Mercer County Community College
P.O. Box B
Trenton, NJ 08690

Mr. Wayne Murray, Director
(609) 586-4800, ext. 6656 phone
(609) 570-3107 fax
murrayw@mccc.edu

 

Target Schools

  • Luis Munoz-Rivera ES
  • Joyce Kilmer ES
  • Grace Dunn MS
  • Hedgepeth-Williams MS
  • Trenton Central HS, including West and North campuses
http://www.mccc.edu/community_youth_jkc_gearup.shtml