The STEM Star program is designed to increase the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce. The program recruits, mentors, and supports academically talented but financially needy students through degree completion, and partners with employers to facilitate job placement. The STEM Star program is for aspiring students entering science, technology, engineering, and mathematics
TCC ranks 22nd nationally in Associate degrees awarded annally. The College is first among Florida's 28 community colleges in percentage of graduates entering the State University System. TCC graduates more African Americans and persons with disabilities than any other Forida community college.