Program Details

Program Name: RBS NextUP

Collaborative Partners : Pre-College Initiatives

DESCRIPTION: The Rutgers Business School one-day college exploratory program is designed to introduce high school freshmen and sophomores of diverse and under-represented backgrounds to a full range of opportunities available within the business world and educate them on the college admissions and financial aid process. Participants will discover careers in business through activities and interactions with RBS students, faculty, staff, and corporate professionals. The NextUP program will admit up to 100 students from underrepresented minority backgrounds who also exhibit strong interest in pursuing business majors and careers. NextUP participants will have opportunities to Learn more about Rutgers University, RBS, develop leadership and life skills, explore business disciplines, attend workshops by RBS faculty, staff, students, and corporate professionals

Population Served: Grades K-8,High School,College Graduates,Teachers,Professors,Business Professionals,Business Agencies,Artists,Social Workers,Families/Parents,Community-based Groups