Louis Stokes MS Alliance for Minority Participation Summer Bridge Program (LSMAMP)

The aim of the LSMAMP Summer Bridge Program is to provide an experience for high school graduates that will ease their transition into university life and to facilitate high academic achievement. Secondly, the Summer Bridge Program is designed to motivate and help the incoming college freshmen at JSU to navigate in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) and Mathematics. This program helps strengthen academic, social, and emotional skills to assist in a smooth transition to college life. The Summer Bridge Program focuses on presentation, research, and writing skills and offers courses in biology, chemistry and college algebra.
Contacts: Dr. Victor Ogungde, (601) 979-3719, ifedayo.v.ogungbe@jsums.edu; Dr. Martha Tchounwou, (601) 979-1604, Martha.n.tchounwou@jsums.edu; Joan Blanton, (601) 979-2076, joan.blanton@jsums.edu
Date: July 7-Aug. 1

Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
Location: John A. Peoples Science Building

Fee: No fee

Application deadline: June 16

Participants: Graduating high school seniors with a minimum 17 ACT