Academic Partners

Academic Partners

Bridging the Opportunity Divide through education.

Through our partnerships with leading institutions of higher education, Year Up students earn up to 18 college credits during the program. The ability to receive college credit better positions graduates to secure professional employment and continue in postsecondary education. These partners include:

  • Atlanta Metropolitan College
  • Baltimore City Community College
  • Bellevue College
  • Cambridge College
  • City College of San Francisco (CCSF)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI)
  • Foothill College
  • Harold Washington College
  • Miami Dade College
  • Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA)
  • Peirce College

Year Up has also developed agreements with additional postsecondary institutions that allow our students to continue their education beyond the program, if they so choose. These partners include:

  • Johnson & Wales University
  • Kaplan University
  • University of Phoenix

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"All my hard work and dedication is paying off. I have the confidence and skills to overcome any and all challenges."

Oneyda Escobar
Year Up Providence graduate

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