The mission of Albany State University Educational Talent Search is to empower and guide students from underrepresented backgrounds to successfully navigate the path to higher education. Through comprehensive academic, career, and personal counseling, we strive to equip students with the necessary tools, knowledge, and resources to overcome barriers, explore educational opportunities, and achieve their full potential. Our mission is rooted in a commitment to educational equity, access, and empowerment, fostering a culture of academic excellence and lifelong success.
- Academic, financial, career, or personal counseling including advice on entry or re-entry to secondary or postsecondary programs
- Career exploration and aptitude assessment
- Tutorial services
- Information on postsecondary education
- Exposure to college campuses
- Information on student financial assistance
- Assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications
- Assistance in preparing for college entrance exams
- Mentoring programs
- Special activities for sixth, seventh, and eighth graders
- Workshops for the families of participants
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