The mission of the Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) Academy at Skyline High School is to help students realize their potential for success by supporting their exploration of STEM-Related fields, by encouraging the development of critical thinking skills, and by providing them with a head start in pursuing their post-secondary education.
Students at Skyline can focus in several STEM areas by completing 4.0 credits and a relevant capstone.
CU Boulder (College of Engineering & Applied Science)
The Skyline High School STEM Academy has a unique partnership with the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder. High performing students graduating from the Skyline High School STEM Academy have the ability to earn guaranteed admission into the University of Colorado’s College of Engineering & Applied Science. Coursework, GPA, and test score requirements are detailed here.
Western Colorado University – CU Boulder
Skyline High School has partnered with Western Colorado University to provide students that meet specified requirements guaranteed admission to the CU Boulder partner programs in Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science. Additionally, students earn full tuition for their first two years through the Paul Rady Scholarship.