ACADEMIC YEAR PROGRAM

  • 18 Saturday Scholars Academies
  • Academic advising, career coaching, financial literacy
  • Study groups; tutoring services
  • ACT preparation; Technology
  • Exposure to cultural and social events.
  • College tours; Leadership training
  • Assistance with college admissions and financial aid applications.
  • Parent workshops; community service
  • Educational seminars; guest speakers


SUMMER SCHOLARS’ ACADEMY

  • Intensive six-week session
  • Simulated college experience
  • Instruction in rigorous academic courses
  • ACT; Technology; Financial Literacy
  • College seminars; Career Awareness
  • Internships; Job Shadowing
  • Counseling; Mentoring; Leadership
  • Community Service; Work Experience
  • Exposure to cultural events, academic programs, and recreational/social activities


SUMMER BRIDGE PROGRAM
(FUNDED BY UPWARD BOUND)

  • Final stage of Upward Bound Program for participants who have completed their senior year in high school and have been accepted to a post-secondary institution.
  • Participants enroll in college courses at South Arkansas Community College classes.
  • Selected on the basis of academic performance in high school and previous program participation.
  • Designed to aid students in making a successful transition from high school to college,
  • Study groups, tutoring, and academic resources available to participants.