MI GEAR UP
MI GEAR UP is funded nationally by the U.S. Department of Education and locally by the King Chavez Parks Initiative, Workforce Development Agency.
MI GEAR UP facilitates student tutoring and mentoring, o
workshops on college preparation and financial aid, and assists schools
and teachers to better prepare students for college studies.Upward BoundThe CMU Upward Bound Program is a
rigorous, pre-college academic experience for promising,
economically-disadvantaged students within two Detroit Public High
The program assists first generation, college-bound students
in developing the necessary skills for academic success, high school
graduation and transition to post-secondary education.