HBCU Exploratory Program We believe a holistic approach to college & career readiness is key to preparing our nation's future leaders.
Researchers have long noted opportunities in our college & career pipeline, so in 2019, HBCU First
launched the nation's only national HBCU Exploratory Program.What is the HBCU Exploratory Program?
A college & career readiness program leveraging the inherent opportunities and challenges of Black youth. We focus on skills related to exploration, planning, and decision-making.What is the goal of the HBCU Exploratory Program?
To increase college success and career access for Black youth.The HBCU Exploratory Program helps college-bound students to:
• prepare mentally and socially for college and beyond
• choose a college & career path that's right for them
• develop a college & career playbook for successThe HBCU Exploratory Program serves college-bound students who:
• are seeking help identifying what's the "right" school and career
• have limited knowledge of what Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) offer
• are unable to visit Black college campuses due to location and cost