Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP)

Starting this summer, Medgar Evers College(MEC) will launch the highly-successful and nationally-acclaimed Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP).  The ASAP program is designed to serve as a key pathway to baccalaureate programs for MEC students currently enrolled in one of our multiple Associate Degree programs.

Key ASAP features include: required full-time enrollment, block scheduling, intrusive personalized advisement, a student success seminar, career services and tutoring.  Additional student benefits include free monthly MetroCards, free use of textbooks, summer and winter courses at no cost, tuition waivers for eligible students (any gap in financial aid is covered), and an ASAP-wide student leadership program.

To learn more about the program, attend one of the following ASAP Informational Sessions: 

Date: Friday, May 30, 2014
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Where: 1638 Bedford Avenue (Edison O. Jackson Auditorium)

Date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Time:  3:00pm
Where:  1638 Bedford Avenue (Edison O. Jackson Auditorium)

Date:  Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Time: 3:30pm
Where: 1638 Bedford Avenue (Edison O. Jackson Auditorium)

To be eligible for ASAP, current MEC students must meet the following criteria:

  • New York City Residency
  • Below 15 credits
  • Have a GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Receive Pell and/or TAP

If you are motivated to graduate within two to three years and could benefit from additional financial, academic and personal support, then attend this information session to learn more about ASAP.

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