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Metro Academies alum sets sights on law school. He credits Metro Academies with improving not just his study habits, reading, writing and math skills but also his confidence in the classroom and his belief he can be successful. Continue reading
Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) awarded Metro Academies with the Most Visible Progress National Degree Completion Opportunity Award. Continue reading
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) selected Metro as one of two finalists for its Most Visible Progress National Degree Completion Award, provided to one APLU university that has made exceptional progress with increasing retention/increasing completion of bachelor’s … Continue reading
A cost-efficiency study carried out by a collaboration between the Metro Academies Initiative and Dr. Robert Johnstone of the RP Group and the National Center for Inquiry and Improvement shows that Metro Academies lowers cost per graduate. Continue reading
We have exciting new student outcomes to share! Click here for details: Student Outcomes 2013
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By Nanette Asimov Published on June 25, 2012 in San Francisco Chronicle. Original article can be found here. Consider two very different college experiences: In one, freshmen at costly private schools sweep into a circle of like-minded students, benefit from … Continue reading
We are delighted to be profiled as one of the Campaign for College Opportunity’s practices with promise. Download out the full report here.
Posted on March 16, 2012 by Eduardo Ochoa Original blog post can be found here. After watching Camille Jackson blossom in the Metro Academy program at City College of San Francisco, her mother was inspired to go back to school … Continue reading
Article published in City Currents March 21, 2012. By Vicki Legion Health Education Dept. of City College Co-principal investigator of the Metro Academies Initiative Full article available here. The City College Metro Academy program was presented as a national … Continue reading
The Metro Academy of Health at SF State is our most mature program. Metro helps students build momentum because 100% of core classes satisfy graduation requirements for associate's and bachelor's degrees—regardless of whether classes are taken at a community college or university. Metro puts students on a clear, fast track to graduation and success.