High Ability Program
Letter From the Director
HIGH ABILITY PROGRAM
Dear Prospective High Ability Student:
The High Ability Program at Grambling State University is an exciting enrichment program for high school juniors (rising seniors) who have exemplified outstanding academic standards. This program will include the opportunity to earn six hours of college credit as well as an interactive humanities component (to include art, speech/theater and music). The High Ability Program will not only offer a superb educational experience, but promote individual growth and development.
The program will officially begin Saturday, June 22, 2013 and end Friday, July 26, 2013. The application deadline is June 1, 2013. The information needed for selection for the 2012 High Ability Program is: a completed GSU admissions application, essay, an official transcript of at least four and one half semesters, a minimum grade point average of *3.3 on a 4.0 scale and a minimum ACT score of 20. You will be notified beginning May 6, 2013 of your selection.
The 2013 High Ability Program is a fantastic opportunity to start your college career. It will give you a commanding lead toward scholarship opportunities, independence and responsibility. You will also have the opportunity to talk with professors about your interest and possible college majors. If you have any questions or need additional information please contact my office at (318) 274-6141.Sincerely,
Note: *Your acceptance to the High Ability Program is contingent upon the cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) at the completion of the junior year.