ELEVATE is a free one-week summer exploration program for rising seniors attending Historically-Black Colleges and Universities. Housing, Meals, Excursions and Recreation are included.

Workshops and Seminars will address a variety of topics, including:

  • Purpose and value of graduate education
  • Application process, admission, matriculation
  • Costs and sources of financial support
  • Challenges, obstacles and stigmas
  • Undergraduate vs. graduate education
  • Degrees and specializations

ELEVATE will focus on graduate degrees available at the University of Mississippi in these fields:

  • Athletic Training
  • Chemistry
  • History
  • Journalism and Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Modern Languages (French, German, Spanish)
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences (exclusive of the PharmD)
  • Psychology


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