This activity is funded in part by Title III.



Program Activities:

  • Bi-Weekly Academic Support Sessions
  • CBASE (College Basic Academic Subject Examination)*
  • Mid Term and Final Grade Evaluations
  • Referral Services
  • Bi-Annual Advisement
  • Parent and Family Orientation
  • Freshman Orientation and Welcome Week Activities


Program Benefits:

  • Academic Credit
  • Books
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Field Trips
  • Living Learning Communities
  • Faculty Guided Research Opportunities
  • Technology Assisted Teaching and Learning
  • Fees associated with the program


Note: BRIDGE TO THE FUTURE does not pay out of state fees.


Program Requirements:

  • The student must be a first time incoming freshman.
  • The student must be admitted to Jackson State University.
  • The student must major in a dicipline with the College of Science, Engineering and Technology.
  • The student must have a minimum composite ACT score of 17 or SAT score or 930.
  • The student must attend both summer sessions.
  • The student must attend Jackson State University during the upcoming fall semester.