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 2014

Bentley Gardens

For More Information

Office of Enrollment Management
218 North Shepler
2800 West Gore Boulevard
Lawton, OK 73505

(580) 581-2987

jglover@cameron.edu