Two programs aimed at helping students achieve academic success have seen great results again this year. Both Math Camp and the Summer Opportunity for Academic Recovery or SOAR, were offered for the fifth year in a row.
After three weeks of intense math instruction, 88 UT freshmen are starting the academic year better prepared for their majors of choice.
Eighty-nine UT freshmen are already hitting the books, having arrived on campus early to attend Math Camp, a three-week “boot camp” that helps them prepare for math-intensive majors.
Dozens of students successfully completed Math Camp and SOAR this summer.
UT is hosting Math Camp, an three-week summer program designed to provide a thorough academic review of concepts from two important prerequisites for math-intensive majors and other majors requiring certain math skills.
UT’s Math Camp, a three-week boot camp that helps selected incoming freshmen prepare for math-intensive majors, has received $20,000 from Verizon.
About ninety incoming freshmen used the past three weeks to sharpen their numerical skills at Math Camp, a three-week “boot camp” to help them prepare for math-intensive majors.