Picking Classes to Show College Readiness Webinar

When: Thursday, April 18th, 2024 | 7:00pm EST

As high school juniors stand on the cusp of their senior year, their decisions can significantly impact their college admissions journey. Understanding the importance of academic rigor is crucial in showcasing readiness for the challenges of higher education. To help students navigate this critical aspect, the Guided Pathway Support (GPS) Program is excited to announce our upcoming webinar designed for high school juniors in the Class of 2025.

Webinar Details

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2024
Time: 7:00 PM ET
Title: Picking Classes to Show College Readiness

Exploring Academic Rigor:

Colleges, universities, and competitive scholarships look for candidates who have excelled in their studies and challenged themselves academically. This webinar will dive into what constitutes a rigorous academic program and how you can demonstrate your preparedness for college-level work. Our experts will guide you through selecting challenging coursework and taking full advantage of your school and community’s educational opportunities.

Key Topics Include:

  • Understanding the components of a rigorous high school curriculum
  • Strategies for selecting challenging courses that align with your academic and career goals
  • Tips on leveraging community resources and extracurriculars to complement your academic portfolio
  • How academic rigor influences college admissions and scholarship opportunities

Who Should Attend:

This session is for African American high school juniors (Class of 2025) planning their senior year and wanting to strengthen their college applications. Whether aiming for Ivy League schools, prestigious scholarships, or simply looking to maximize your educational outcomes, this webinar will provide you with the insights and tools necessary for success.

Why It’s Important:

Presenting a transcript filled with rigorous courses signals to admissions officers and scholarship committees that you are serious about your education and ready for the next academic challenge. More importantly, engaging deeply in challenging subjects will equip you with the skills to thrive in college and beyond.

We look forward to helping you unlock your potential and advance your academic and professional future.

Note: The GPS Program operates with rolling enrollment every Monday. If you submit your application now, we will process it for admission the following week as long as it is complete and accurate.


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