Eligibility & Criteria for MCPA

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The Memphis Career Preparation Academy is open to current University of Memphis students who:

  • Are currently enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credit hours at the University of Memphis

And meet ONE (1) of the following requirements:

  • Are first generation students (neither parent has earned a post-secondary degree or completed more than two years of education beyond high school)
  • Have a demonstrated financial need
  • Are new transfer students


Students interested in joining the Memphis Career Preparation Academy must satisfy all eligibility requirements and fill out the online application.