UNLV Department/College-Specific High School Programs
Several UNLV colleges and departments have independent arrangements with southern Nevada high schools, which operate separately from the programs housed in the ASC. Listed below is the contact information for these UNLV department-specific programs.
College of Education
The College of Education is expanding its high school program offerings. Listed below are the three current programs:
- Abriendo Caminos/Opening Pathways (Six southern Nevada high schools)
- TEACH: Concurrent enrollment program (Two southern Nevada high schools)
- Holmes Cadets (TEACH schools)
Dr. Allison Smith
Lee Business School
Business Summer Program
This program is for CCSD rising juniors and seniors interested in business.
Example of Curriculum
Summer 2017: BUS 103, FIN 102X, IS 101
UNLV Office of Admissions / Center for Academic Enrichment and Outreach
Junior Scholars Provided by Nevada Gear Up
Twenty students participate from each of the following high schools: Chaparral HS, Del Sol HS, Desert Pines HS, East Career Technical Academy, Southeast Career Technical Academy, and Las Vegas HS. Ten students participate from Pahrump Valley HS.
Students looking to participate in the program are encouraged to have a 3.25 Unweighted GPA. Students must be a participating student in the GEAR UP Grants in their high schools.
Nevada Constitution – Political Science (1 credit)
Department of Mathematics
The Department of Mathematics partners with Clark High School for Calculus 3 (MATH 283).