Free Science Summer Bridge Academy* for High School Minority Students!
PVCC's Main Campus
If you're graduating from high school this year and planning to attend PVCC this fall, you can get a head start — for free!
Not Sure What to Study?
Find out about the fields of biology, chemistry, microbiology, and geology and how much fun science can be!
Begin Earning Credit Now
Earn one credit toward your student orientation class (SDV) required of all first semester PVCC students enrolled in a degree or certificate program.
* The Science Summer Bridge Academy at PVCC is presented through the Virginia-North Carolina Alliance for Minority Participation and is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation. Participants are responsible for transportation to and from the Academy. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (STEM) are expected to add 2.7 million new jobs by 2018, yet women and minorities are vastly underrepresented in those fields. For more information about STEM, click here.