ACT Test Administration

The ACT will be administered here at Broad Street on Saturday, June 8, 2013. If you have registered, please be on time. Check-in will begin at 8:00 a.m. Make sure you have your admission ticket and a photo identification with you. If you have registered, please make sure you have uploaded your photo i.d. on the ACT site. Also, please follow through with taking the test if you are registered. This is the last test administration until the fall. I will post the new test dates when they are available.

 

University of Mississippi Dual Credit for Juniors and Seniors

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Your High School Students!

 

The UM Dual Credit office announces a new program for high school junior and seniors:

UM EARLY COLLEGE

An elite Dual Credit program offered by The University of Mississippi

 

What is Early College?

  • Online college classes taught by UM faculty just for high school students
  • Four-week online tutorial course introducing high school students to the university environment and expectations
  • Online tutoring support for Early College classes only
  • Close monitoring of grades and student activity
  • General Education courses offered at a reduced price

Early College Courses for Fall 2013

Writ 101            First-Year Writing

Rel 101            Introduction to Religion

 

 

Eligibility

The University will follow the requirements for participation as stated in the state legislation. A student wanting to enroll for Early College or dual credit must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA on 14 high school core units.

  

 

Tuition for Early College Courses for Fall 2013

$515.50 per course (1/2 tuition + $100 online fee)

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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For more information, contact the UM Early College/Dual Credit office at 662.915.1296 or visit our website UM Early College

Jackson State University’s Call Me Mister® Program

The Call Me Mister® Program is for young men that plan to become public elementary school teachers in Mississippi. This scholarship program is available for graduating MALE seniors. Applications must be submitted by June 19, 2013. See Mrs. Gillespie for more information and an application as soon as possible. You may also click on the links below for information.

http://www.jsums.edu/assets/coehd/call_me_mister.pdf

http://jacksonstate.wordpress.com/2012/10/04/jsu-launches-program-to-increase-teacher-diversity/

http://www.jbhe.com/2012/06/call-me-mister-program-expanding-to-mississippi/

NSF Summer Science Institute at Jarvis Christian College

There will be a Summer Science Institute at Jarvis Christian College in Hawkins, Texas for Juniors and Seniors. The program will allow early college enrollment and the earning of college credits. There are NO FEES for students or their parents. The program begins June 9, 2013 and ends July 18, 2013. Students will live on the campus of Jarvis Christian College. Tuition is PAID. Room and Board fees are PAID. Students will also receive a STIPEND to cover costs of attending, security deposits and application fee. The college credits received are transferable.

Students can take and receive credits for:

ENVR 1401–Introduction to Environmental Science with emphases on Botany, Entomology, Aquatics, or Bioinformatics (4 hours)

BIOL 4491–Research Techniques in Biology (2 hours)

Students will be picked up from here and transported to Hawkins, Texas by Jarvis Christian College School Personnel. They will also be brought back home. There are NO FEES for transportation.

Students that are interested need to see Mrs. Gillespie for an application or you can visit the website at www.easttexasnaturalhistory.blogspot.com