A pre-college prep program serving students in 6th-12th grade

Who We Are

Department of Education's TRIO Programs with Minnesota State University, Mankato sponsorship. TRIO Programs are designed to help low-income and first-generation potential college students prepare for and succeed in higher education.

What We Do

Educational Talent Search (ETS) is federally funded, we are able to provide a variety of FREE career and college planning services for our participants that focus on career exploration, college readiness, financial literacy, and academic support.

Who We Serve

For the 2016-2021 grant cycle, ETS serves 694 students from 15 target schools in the south central Minnesota area.

How to Join

Because we work with students in grades 6-12 from our target schools, we are able to support the school counselors' efforts on college and career planning and can provide additional opportunities for individualized assistance and attention with the college search and college admissions process.

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