Freshman Track

Program Description - Freshman

Track 1 - Freshman

Day 1

  • Dinner and Orientation
  • Team building activities

Day 2

  • Why You Should go to College
    • Differences in Earning Potential and Career Options
    • The Importance of the Entire College Experience
      • Academic
      • Extracurricular
      • Leadership Activities

Day 3

  • How to Prepare for College
    • Developing Your Road Map
      • College prep curriculum
      • Timelines for important activities
    • Goal Setting
      • Choosing a college
      • Understanding admissions requirements
      • Setting some goals and a plan to meet them
    • Career Inventory
      • Diagnostic tool to determine probable career fits
      • Discussion of results and applicability to goals

Day 4

  • Affording a College Education
    • Truly understanding College Costs
    • Understanding costs at the colleges you are considering
    • Understanding Financial Aid Options and Planning
      • Scholarships
      • Financial Aid
      • Planning
    • Oklahoma's Promise Scholarship

Day 5

  • Sketching you Roadmap
    • Setting academic goals
    • Discuss setting up college visits
    • Develop a one year plan to complete prior to Summer 2015

Ole Kim standing on Mt. Scott

For More Information

Office of Extended Learning
122 Ross Hall
2800 West Gore Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505
580.581.2284 Voice
loray@cameron.edu