4 Program OPTIONS

8 Courses Offered

6 Credits each summer

Utah Valley University's Empowered Professionals of Tomorrow, formerly known as the Latinos of Tomorrow Summer Bridge program, aims to strengthen Utah's workforce by providing tuition-free summer university courses for high school students. This 7-week initiative offers an early introduction to university education, integrating rigorous academics, career exploration opportunities, and college preparation mentorship to enhance students' successful involvement in Utah's workforce.

The 2024 Empowered Professionals of Tomorrow Summer Program has reached maximum capacity at this time.

THE APPLICATION WINDOW FOR SUMMER 2024 HAS CLOSED.

Program Objectives

  • Empower students to successfully start college.

  • Encourage career exploration and opportunities to network with successful role models.

  • Cultivate a lifelong learning culture among students, parents, and educators.

  • Introduce students to concurrent enrollment, so they continue to earn college credit while in high school.

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DATES & LOCATION:
June 24, 2024 - August 9, 2024
Tuesdays - Thursdays 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
UVU Main campus in Orem
Note: Students are required attend during scheduled times. Classes will not be recorded.

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

Utah high school students currently in grades 9th – 11th. Students with a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Students considering attending Utah Valley University and/or considering a major in business, engineering, or science. 
Eligibility Notes: Eligibility is open to students from all backgrounds. Eligible students must attend a UVU Concurrent Enrollment partner school in order to receive credit. 
COST:
These college courses are tuition-free.
Admitted students who have not previously taken UVU concurrent enrollment courses will need to complete UVU admission application.
 

 

Admitted students will participate in ONE of the following available program options:

SCIENTISTS OF TOMORROW
(6 Credit hours)
ENGINEERS & TECHNOLOGISTS OF TOMORROW
(6 Credit hours)
BUSINESS LEADERS OF TOMORROW
(6 Credit hours)
SCHOLARS OF TOMORROW 
(3 Credit hours)
BIOTECHNOLOGY 1010
Fundamentals of Biotechnology
COMPUTER SCIENCE 1030
Foundations of Computer Science
FINANCE 1060
Personal Finance
ART 1020
Drawing for Non-Majors
GEOGRAPHY 130G
Survey of World Geography
BIOLOGY 1010
General Biology
ENTREPRENEURSHIP 2500
Creativity and Entrepreneurial Thinking
COLLEGE ENGLISH PREP
College English Preparation Skills
 

Empowered Professionals of Tomorrow PROGRAM

THE APPLICATION WINDOW FOR SUMMER 2024 HAS CLOSED.

THE 2024 EMPOWERED PROFESSIONALS OF TOMORROW SUMMER PROGRAM HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY AT THIS TIME.

 


Question? Contact Us

Email:  [email protected]

Texting Hotline:  (801) 618-2290


Thank you to our sponsors and program partners for supporting the Empowered Professionals of Tomorrow Program: 

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Are you a graduating high school senior? You may be eligible for the UVU Excelerate Summer Program! 

Excelerate is an innovative, project-based summer program for incoming UVU freshmen. The Excelerate summer program aims to support first-year students in exceling at the challenges of higher education by providing a tuition-free project-based course to start your educational journey! In collaboration with faculty and industry partners, these courses create an exciting and fun way to take one of your general education courses. Check out the link below to learn more about the Excelerate program.

UVU EXCELERATE PROGRAM

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