Eligibility & Criteria for MCPA
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 freshmen first-generation students (neither parent has earned a post-secondary degree or completed more than two years of education beyond high school)
- Are freshmen with a demonstrated financial need (Pell-eligible or financial hardship)
- Are new transfer students
Students interested in joining the Memphis Career Preparation Academy must satisfy all eligibility requirements and complete the online application.