Navigate Summer Bridge Academy

The Navigate Summer Bridge Academy guides new Islanders with the transition to college-level expectations. Specifically, the program is intended to help scholars who are identified as "not college ready" in Mathematics based on the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) assessment who would like begin their college journey early.

The Navigate Summer Bridge Academy is a residential program offered during the Summer II 2023 semester (July 10 – August 11). Students are required to reside on campus during the program. This 5-week summer bridge aimed at facilitating the transition to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi by introducing students to college-level academic concepts and coursework.

The benefits of participating include: 

  • earning 3-4 credits toward your degree prior to the start of the fall semester, 
  • the cultivation of one-on-one mentorship with TAMU-CC faculty and peer coaches, 
  • early access to TAMU-CC support culture, 
  • guided academic and financial advisement, 
  • practice with learning experiences and habits, and
  • the opportunity to achieve College Ready status in Mathematics. 

Space is limited to 80 students!

Qualification Criteria:

  • Not college ready in Mathematics based on TSI Assessment scores
  • Admitted for the Fall 2023 semester
  • Registered for and attend Islander Launch 

Applications for the Summer 2023 Navigate Summer Bridge Academy are now CLOSED. 

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