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2016 Summer Bridge Program

What Summer Bridge Is:

Summer Bridge is a remedial concentrated, six week program offered to refine and advance high-school graduates’ math and verbal skills needed to succeed in college. While attending the program, eligible students are encouraged to take core classes, thus jump-starting their collegiate career. The goal of Summer Bridge is to meet the individual needs of our students with personalized attention and close contact with their families which ensures comfort and easy transition. The program is designed to develop confidence and academic ability for every student that may be intimidated by the college process. To ensure that each student receives optimal attention, only 40 seats are available.

How Summer Bridge Works:

How does Summer Bridge work? Based on one-on-one instruction, students experience academic success through:

  • instant feedback from qualified instructors
  • ongoing measurements of accuracy and success
  • Erica Wragg

    "Summer Bridge addressed my low test scores and prepared me for college. Also my close bonds with other Bridgers continue today."

                                     - Erica Wragg

  • immediate identification of tutoring needs of each student
  • establish a solid foundation for future college success                                      

Available courses are:                                                                                        

Remedial                    

  • BPC 98      (Reading and Writing for College)                    
  • BPC 99      (Fundamentals of Algebra)
  • BPC 100    (Study Skills)

Collegiate Level

  • ENG 101   (College Writing I)
  • MTH 102  (College Algebra)
  • BUS 101    (Intro to Information Systems)
  • PE 206       (Foundation of PE and Fitness)

When?

June 13, 2016 – July 22, 2016

Expected Cost:

$6,500
The total cost includes Accuplacer testing (twice), academic advisement, general instruction, tutoring, personalized assistance by faculty/staff, room and board, gym and equipment use, books and materials.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Summer Bridge students can qualify for both federal and state financial aid to cover the cost of the Summer Bridge program.  In order to see what types of aid and the amount of financial aid a student may qualify for they must complete a 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and must also complete a financial aid interview on our Virtual Financial Aid Office website.  Students can complete their FAFSA by going to http://fafsa.gov and they can complete their financial aid interview by going to https://bpc.vfao.com

How To Apply:

Click here to Apply Online
Click here to Download Paper Application
Only 40 students will be accepted to Summer Bridge.

Contact Brewton-Parker Admissions at
912-583-3265 or admissions@bpc.edu.
Application must be received by June 8, 2016.
FAFSA must be completed and received by June 1, 2016.

The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application
of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
 
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brewton-Parker College.
 
Brewton-Parker College | Located on U.S. 280 at 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
with a site in Newnan
912-583-2241, 1-800-342-1087
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April 2, 2015 4:57 PM