Academics

2013 Pre-Freshman Summer Program

Dates: June 8, 2013 – July 20, 2013

Overview
PSP is a dynamic six-week academic enhancement and college readiness program that offers pre-freshman and rising 12th graders a challenging and rewarding experience on the historic campus of Morehouse College.

Eligibility

  1. High School Graduate who has been admitted to Morehouse College and who intends to enroll in the College in the Fall 2013 semester.
  2. High School Graduates who have not been admitted to Morehouse College and have been recommended by the Office of Admissions to PSP. Upon successful completion of the PSP program, the Office of Admissions will review applicant file for possible admission on a probationary status for the Fall 2013 semester.
  3. Rising High School 12th graders.

Housing
Students will be housed in a resident hall located on the Morehouse College campus

Curriculum
Applicants who have been admitted to Morehouse College will take appropriate courses among the following; College Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calculus I, College Reading Skills I & II, English   Composition I, English Composition I Lab, and English Composition III. Applicants who have been admitted to Morehouse College may earn academic credit upon successful completion (Grade B or better) of these courses.

Applicants who were denied admission to Morehouse will enroll in a non-college credit academic skill building program that offers courses in English, Math, and Reading.

Rising 12th graders will take non-college credits courses based on college department placement assessments.

College Readiness / Extra-Curricular / Social and Cultural Activities:

  • “High School versus College Expectations” Discussion Groups
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Seminars
  • Time Management and Effective Study Skills Workshops
  • President’s Vision, College Mission, Morehouse History
  • Field Trips and Weekend Social Activities with Morehouse/Spelman Summer Academy Programs


Cost

$ 4,500.00 (Due before May 31, 2013)
Payment Coupon (pdf)


Required Health Forms

 
Contact:

Mr. Alvin H. Darden
Director of the Pre-freshman Summer Program (PSP)
Dean of the Freshman, Sophomore, and Senior Class
Sale Hall Annex, Room 101 
PSP@morehouse.edu  or (404) 653-7804 or Fax: (404) 681-5499   

Application Materials
Applications are available for download - 2013 PSP Application (pdf). You may also contact the PSP office at (404) 653-7804 and request a hard copy application. Please return all applications to the PSP office at the contact information above via email or fax.

Application Deadline is May 31, 2013