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AusPREP: Austin Pre-freshman Engineering Program

Program Information

Applicants should have a B or better average in their academic courses, especially in mathematics and science.

The AusPREP program hours are scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily M-F. The Pre-Algebra Institute hours are 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m daily M-F. All participants are expected to attend daily.

All classes give assignments and examinations. Participants are expected to do the work required and to maintain a minimum average of 75% in AusPREP courses. If a first-year student fails to score 75% or better on the first logic examination, the student is subject to dismissal from AusPREP. Students who complete the assignments should meet this standard.

Unexcused absences from the program or acts of misconduct may result in immediate dismissal from the program. Students with more than five excused absences (three for Pre-Algebra Institue) may be asked to leave the program after individual consultations. Students are expected to abide by HT and AusPREP rules given by the program staff.

All program functions, except field trips, are held on Huston-Tillotson University Campus. Program staff is available for supervised research and individual consultations.


Financial Information and Financial Aid

AusPREP will charge an enrollment fee for attendance in the program.

Each student will be provided a lunch daily. Students may opt to bring their own lunch and must provide their own transportation between home and Huston-Tillotson University.