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Creighton University (Upward Bound Math & Science)

  • Creighton University (Upward Bound Math & Science)
  • Markoe Hall, Room 205
    2500 California Plaza
  • Omaha, NE 68178

Program Description

Upward Bound Math & Science helps students from low-income families to strengthen math and science skills. In addition, students learn computer technology as well as English, foreign language and study skills. More than 130 programs are serving students throughout the country.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Community service/service hours
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Leadership development
  • Mentoring
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Between 50% and 75%

Matriculation & Completion

  • 4-yr College Matriculation: 83%