Keiser University’s Rising Scholars – Fort Lauderdale Campus is a pre-college program designed for students in good academic standing who demonstrate the maturity and self- discipline to handle college-level course work. This program is an opportunity for students to earn college credit and acquire skills necessary to remain successful in college. The Rising Scholars Program focuses on the following components: College Readiness, Career Preparation, and Leadership.
To qualify as for the Rising Scholars Program students must be in the graduating classes of 2015 or 2016. Students must schedule an interview with a High School Admissions Counselor and bring the following: 1) completed application for Rising Scholars, 2) a letter of recommendation from a School Official, 3) an unofficial high school transcript with a minimum 2.5+ GPA, 4) a copy of their standardized test scores or take the on-campus Wonderlic Assessment. All documents are due at the interview and should not be mailed/e-mail in. It is the
student’s responsibility to contact the High School Admissions Office when all application materials are retrieved.
All tuition, fee, and registration costs are covered by Keiser University. Students will be able to take one (1) course during the summer program. Students are only responsible for purchasing their own textbooks.
For questions please contact:
Jacquelyn Krat, M.S.
Community Relations Coordinator
1500 N.W. 49th Street
Ft.Lauderdale, FL, 33309
Phone: (954) 776-4456 ext. 833