THE COLLEGE SUCCESS PROGRAM est. 2012
College Success Program: A one-on-one mentoring program to support 1st generation college students. Advice, assistance, and support is provided to ensure scholars’ successful completion of college and entry to a career. Each scholar is assigned a well qualified professional mentor. They also receive academic counseling and advising assistance to stay on track with achieving their educational goals and to graduate. In addition, scholars in this program participate in after school mixers designed to inspire them to strive for excellence and to become prepared for the workforce.
Participants: 5 students are in this program at 4 different colleges.
Measures: Average GPA of 3.0. Two on track to graduate this year. Both currently in intern positions.