• Are You a Senior...

    • thinking about college, but confused by the process?
    • planning to complete a bachelor's degree?
    • thinking about starting at NOVA and then transferring to George Mason (GMU) or another 4-yr university?
    Pathway to the Baccalaureate could be a Great Idea for you!
    Pathways Benefits in High School:
    • Individual Meetings with Pathway counselors on college transition issues, including choosing a major and a career.
    • Workshops on the application process and preparation for placement tests
    • Assistance applying for and processing financial aid, scholarships, and NOVA payment plan
    • Early placement testing and priority course registration for your first semester at NOVA
    • Pathway activities/events at NOVA and George Mason University
    Pathway Benefits at NOVA:
    • Continued academic and career counseling by a Pathway counselor
    • Guaranteed admission to GMU for participants who satisfy Pathway Program GAA requirements
    • Special Pathway Sections of your College Success Skills classes
    • The opportunity in your second year to enroll in classes at GMU
    • Regular academic and social activities and early access to activities and athletic events at GMU
    Who is Eligible to Apply?
     
    Rising or current seniors at a participating public high school who:
    • will graduate no later than August
    • plan to earn a bachelor's degree
    • have a strong desire for academic success
    ** No minimum GPA required to apply! Students currently participating in other college access programs are strongly encouraged to apply!
     
    For more information, please visit the Pathway website at www.nvcc.edu/pathway. For an application, see Mrs. Jacobson in the Career Center.
     
    For some background information relating to this program visit the link below:
    How One Community College is Helping Unprepared Students Succeed
Last Modified on October 7, 2011