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Academy of Global Studies for High School

Academy of Global Studies
Terry Sanford

  • Offers a rigorous college preparatory program for motivated students
  • Operates its Global Studies program as a recognized AP CapstoneTM program which offers an innovative and engaging college-level program for high school students that complements and enhances discipline-specific AP courses. It’s built on two new courses—AP® Seminar and AP Research—that immerse students in the practice of critical skills needed to distinguish themselves in college and life. AP Capstone is the pinnacle of the high school experience, encouraging a passion for learning and transforming students into curious, collaborative, and independent thinkers with skills that are valued and sought after by colleges and universities.
  • Fosters the critical and creative thinking, argumentation, and research skills at the core of college readiness and essential for lifelong learning
  • Provides a setting to build on the knowledge and rigorous course work of AP in an interdisciplinary format
  • Offers a unique opportunity to distinguish oneself to colleges and universities
  • Students will have the opportunity to graduate with an AP Capstone Diploma or an AP Seminar and Research Certificate based on the number of AP exams that are taken and passed with a score of 3 or higher.
  • Encourages global awareness through participation in an annual Global Symposium, often conducted by experts from local universities

Eligibility Requirements:
Minimum 3.0 GPA average with no grades lower than a “C,” in the prior school year
Faculty recommendations

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Published by Vernessa Johnson on January 10, 2017
        
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