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
developed and launched the nation's first
& only national HBCU Exploratory Program.What is the HBCU Exploratory Program?
A college & career readiness program that focuses on non-cognitive skills and leverages the inherent opportunities & challenges of Black youth.The HBCU Exploratory Program helps college-bound students to:
• prepare mentally 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