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Northwest Missouri State University Upward Bound Math and Science

  • Northwest Missouri State University Upward Bound Math and Science
  • 362 Administration Building
    800 University Drive
  • Maryville, MO 64468
  • 660.562.1630
  • Tanya Riley
  • Assistant Director
  • 660.562.1538

Program Description

During the six-week summer at Upward Bound Math & Science (UBMS), you will explore math, science and technology topics that most of your peers will never experience. You will be taught by 20 outstanding high school and university teachers who will work with you for one or two weeks each. UBMS classes focus on hands-on activities and cooperativing learning. Participants report that UBMS is fun, exciting and challenging!

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • Mentoring
  • Other
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants
  • Science, tech, engineering, & math (STEM)

Demographics

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk
  • Academically High-performing

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%

Representative
Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • Buena Vista University
  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • Southwestern College
  • Truman State University