ACE it (Advise Connect Empower) is a four-semester program with your own personal coach. Your coach will guide you through exploring career options, creating a personalized education plan, accessing resources to help you prepare for graduation and/or transfer. Students in ACE it are three times more likely to stick with their plans through difficulties and achieve their goals. Commenting on their ACE it experience one student remarked, “I didn’t understand why I had an ACE it coach at first. Now I do. It’s like having a friend explain your options so that you can make the necessary adjustments”.
For: First-time at Brazosport College students and recent high school graduates.
Length of time: Four semesters
Who: Students are paired with a faculty or staff coach who will provide feedback and support
What: To assist students in reaching their educational and career goals
Contact: Sasha Tarrant, Director, 979-230-3504
ACE it RISE is an academic mentoring program for dual credit students in our area ISDs, homeschools, and private high schools. Your RISE coach will guide you through exploring career options, creating a personalized education plan, accessing resources to help you prepare for high school graduation and/or college transfer.
Recent legislation in Texas (2019), TAC Rule §4.344, requires all students enrolled in dual credit courses file a degree plan when they have earned or are on-track to earn 15+ college credit hours.
For: All dual credit students who have earned at least 15 college credit hours.
Length of Time: While attending high school and enrolled in dual credit college courses.
Who: Students are paired with an ACE it RISE coach who will provide feedback and support.
What: To assist dual credit students in reaching their educational and career goals.
Contact: Susan Lancaster, ACE it Coordinator, 979-230-3166
BC Connect mobile app - available to all students: tool which includes career exploration, planning and scheduling of courses, reminders, connection to resources and more!