College Access Pathways

  • Diman is excited to announce that Bristol Community College will offer College Success Seminar (CSS 101) free of charge to all past, present, and potential Diman CAP students.  This free CSS 101 course is scheduled to begin on January 25, 2021, and will be held in a virtual manner.  Additionally, this course will run in an asynchronous manner and rely upon only free, open source educational resources.  This means that Diman students will earn credit for this course without having to invest financial resources.  Diman CAP students interested in enrolling in this CSS 101 course should see their Diman guidance counselor to enroll.  Registration for this course is due by January 21, 2021. Diman is excited to announce that Bristol Community College will offer College Success Seminar (CSS 101) free of charge to all past, present, and potential Diman CAP students.  This free CSS 101 course is scheduled to begin on January 25, 2021, and will be held in a virtual manner.  Additionally, this course will run in an asynchronous manner and rely upon only free, open source educational resources.  This means that Diman students will earn credit for this course without having to invest financial resources.  Diman CAP students interested in enrolling in this CSS 101 course should see their Diman guidance counselor to enroll.  Registration for this course is due by January 21, 2021.  

     

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    COLLEGE ACCESS PATHWAYS

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    Your future is here at Bristol! CAP is a unique program designed to allow you to work towards your college degree while you’re still in high school. By following the College Access Pathway (CAP), you will earn both your Associate and Bachelor’s degrees in Engineering!

    Engineering degrees are available in: BIOENGINEERING | CIVIL | COMPUTER | ELECTRICAL | MECHANICAL

    As a CAP student you’ll have access to:

    • Complete Bristol Student Experience
    • Early Accuplacer Testing
    • Guided Pathway of Dual Enrollment Courses
    • Personalized Academic Advising

    Contact your Guidance Counselor to learn how you can get on the pathway to college success!

    Diman

    • Take the designated Dual Enrollment courses (online courses may be available) during your junior and senior year.
    • Maintain a 3.0 GPA or better in those courses in order to stay in the program.
    • Special state and federal grants will cover the cost of your full-time senior year at Bristol. Pending availability.

    Bristol

    • After graduation, submit your Diman transcript to Bristol to be formally admitted to the college.
    • Maintain a 2.5 GPA or better at Bristol to stay in the CAP program.

    UMass Dartmouth 

    • You're in! Admission to UMassD is guaranteed with a 2.5 GPA or better.
    • Apply for merit scholarships if eligible (3.0 GPA or higher). This is free money that helps reduce the cost of attendance!