Who We Are

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Rutgers Transitional Education and Employment Management (T.E.E.M.) Gateway is dedicated to helping youth and young adults on a path to success in education and employment. Since 1989, Rutgers T.E.E.M. Gateway has been the premier innovative urban youth development division of Rutgers University, serving out-of-school, disconnected and court-involved youth across New Jersey.

We provide direct services and a systems-based, collaborative approach to positive youth development in order to address a range of needs, including:

  • High School Equivalency Training
  • School Enrollment
  • Educational Programs
  • Work Readiness and Internship
  • Wraparound Services
  • Positive Youth Development

Rutgers T.E.E.M. Gateway is currently active in Essex, Camden and Ocean Counties. Learn more about our programs, projects and shared vision of building productives futures for the youth of New Jersey by contacting us at yescenter@njaes.rutgers.edu.


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