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Oakland University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Support Programs

College's Under-Represented Student Groups

National Groups

  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • Society of Women Engineers

Local Groups

  • Research Institute for Student Enhancement

Other Student Support Programs

Academic Opportunity Program -For: Ethnic Minorities Available: Summer only Offered: Fresh
Upward Bound - For: Ethnic Minorities Available: Summer only Offered: Prematric Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Prog. (DAPCEP) - for pre-college minority students. Oakland University has mandatory freshman and transfer orientation for all undergraduate students including engineering and computer science students. The Academic Skills Center administers seminars on study-skills, time management and tutoring for specific courses. Professional student organizations in the school provide additional educational experiences and career development. Research Institute for Student Enhancement (RISE), provides supplemental instruction, tutorials, scholarships and research fellowships to help increase the retention/graduation rates of minority students.