Jim Wohlpart, Ph.D.
Dean, Undergraduate Studies
Florida Gulf Coast University
Phone: (239) 590-1094
Florida Gulf Coast University's Step Ahead Program is a summer program designed to better prepare students for a successful academic life. The program's mission is to offer support and retention mechanisms, which are core values of the University.
Incoming first-time-in-college (FTIC) students who do not meet the state's remediation requirements for mathematics may be required to enroll in the program. Students will be considered conditionally admitted and allowed to complete coursework during the Summer Session B term, which will prepare them for college level work. Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible for full admission to Florida Gulf Coast University in the fall semester.
Success in the Step Ahead program includes meeting all of the following requirements: