MP2U (More Power to You: The Second Year Experience for Minority Students) is a second year program for minority students. MP2U guides second year students with exploring majors and careers and uniquely provides opportunities for second year minority students to engage in a variety of learning opportunities while increasing self awareness. Program participants will be engaged in bi-weekly workshops and one-on-one conferences with program advisors. Students will participate in a student retreat and the development of an individualized comprehensive academic plan. The comprehensive academic plan will encompass learning experiences that will help students to map out their total learning experiences of college life.

Program Goals:

  • To provide opportunities for second year students to engage in a variety of learning activities
  • To increase student self awareness
  • To explore academic majors and careers

Fall 2011 Networks

Exploring Adventures (undeclared option)

  • For minority undeclared or students considering a major change
  • Teaches you to develop your personal strengths, choose the correct major and career and develop leadership skills
  • This network will serve 25 students
  • Complete a shadow experience
  • One-on-One Coaching Sessions


DNA (Bio/Chem/Pre-Med)

  • For minority students with science majors (biology, chemistry and pre-medical)
  • Learn specific requirements post-graduation in there career field
  • Take part in interviews with a medical professional
  • This network will serve 75 students


Show Me The Money (Business)

  • For minority students in Business
  • Sessions are designed to help you make yourself stand out in the business world
  • Learn how to brand yourself, network and build relationships with current business preofesinals
  • This network will serve 95 students


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