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Aspiring Eagles Academy

The Aspiring Eagles Academy is a Leadership Institute that introduces incoming freshmen to North Carolina Central University. It is an aca­demically based enrichment program designed to prepare students to think critically, communicate effectively and solve problems. 

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Have been accepted to NCCU
  • Have a final high school GPA of 2.5 minimum
  • Have SAT scores of 800 to 850 or ACT scores of 17 or 18
  • Submit a final high school transcript to the NCCU Office of Undergraduate Admissions

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The Aspiring Eagles Academy does not end when fall semester classes begin. During their first year at NCCU, participants reside together in Rush Hall and participate in monthly seminars to expand their global awareness. They meet regularly with academic advisors and counselors, and they attend Lyceum programs, student engagement sessions and activities planned by peer mentors.

Application Forms


PDF Document Aspiring Eagles Academy Handbook
PDF Document Aspiring Eagles Academy Summer-Bridge Program Application 2016
The Aspiring Eagles Academy is a FIVE-WEEK RESIDENTIAL SUMMER PROGRAM that introduces INCOMING FRESHMEN to North Carolina Central University. It is an academically based enrichment program designed to prepare students to think critically, communicate effectively and solve problems. Participants who successfully complete the program will RECEIVE A MINIMUM OF SIX CREDITS toward their degree. TO BE ELIGIBLE, APPLICANTS MUST: 1.Have been accepted to NCCU 2. Have a final high school GPA of 2.5 minimum 3. Have SAT scores of 800 to 850 or ACT 17 4. Submit a final high school transcript to the NCCU Office of Undergraduate Admissions 5.Must have earned a North Carolina diploma.
PDF Document Aspiring Eagles Peer Mentor Application 2016
Minimum qualifications: 1. 2.75 cumulative GPA 2. Rising Junior or Senior of North Carolina Central University 3. In good standing with the University 4. Submission of a completed Aspiring Eagles Academy Peer Mentor Application
 
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