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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