Program Coordinator | Jamonique Harrison
Broward College offers Upward Bound to Deerfield Beach High School students; a college preparatory program that assist and stimulates students to want to go to college.
Ways Upward Bound aides Deerfield Beach students include:
• Touring colleges
• Educational field trips
• Stipends (money) for students hard work and participation
• Assistance with the SAT/ACT Testing
• Tutoring in specified subjects
• Summer college classes and activities
• Seniors participate in the summer bridge program (High School to College)
The program serves a total of 60 students each year. New applicants are accepted as space becomes available. Requirements are that students have a 2.5 g.p.a. or less and their parents cannot have a Bachelors degree or higher (at time of application).