2014 Summer Bridge Program

Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday through Friday*

Dates: July 14-18, 2014 and July 21-25, 2014

Place: Kirksey Old Main (KOM) 252 (map of campus)

Stipend: $400.00

Note: Students should bring a TI-83, 84, or 84plus calculator if they have one. Some will be available for use during class so you are not required to purchase one for the bridge. You will not be allowed to use the TI-89 (or similar versions) during the summer bridge.

A typical day will follow the schedule shown below. The first and last days will vary a little to allow for student check-in and closing ceremonies. The Summer Bridge Program will end at 2:00 PM on the last day.

Time

Activity

8:30 am 9:45 am Work on individualized study plan
9:45 am 10:00 am Break
10:00 am 11:00 am Instruction on Selected Math Topics
11:00 am 12:00 pm Individual Learning Time (study plan)
12:00pm 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm 2:15 pm Peer-led Learning Session
2:15pm 2:30 pm Break
2:30pm 4:00 pm STEM applications of mathematics
4:00 pm End of Day

*Daily transportation and local housing are not provided by FirstSTEP. A limited number of MTSU dorm spaces are available for scholars who live beyond daily commuter range. Priority is given to scholars from underrepresented groups. Applications are available at the secure site (use the 'FirstSTEP Scholars Login' link in the main menu).