R.O.P.E.S. Overview

R.O.P.E.S. Overview

Overview of the R.O.P.E.S Program

The objectives of the R.O.P.E.S program are as follows:

  1. Promote opportunities for student success and enhanced workforce readiness in career fields such as computer science, engineering, music business, social services, and teacher education.
  2. Engage students in experiential activities, develop relationships with Rowan faculty and staff, and connect with student success services.
  3. Provide customizable plans for career exploration ensuring equity and opportunities for local low-income students living and attending high school in surrounding schools/districts.
  4. Integrate social and emotional learning strategies that will lead to improved educational experiences and ease students’ transition to college.

This is a two-year program for rising high school juniors (in Fall 2021) who will enroll in dual credit coursework in select fields of study at Rowan University.  


Winter 2022 (Jan 3- Jan 14, 2022)

Introduction to Career Pathways and Planning
(2 credits)

Fall 2022

Additional courses pertinent to select field of study

Spring 2022

College Composition 1 (3 credits)

Spring 2023

Additional courses pertinent to select field of study

Summer 2022 (July 25-29, Aug 1-5,2022)

R.O.P.E.S Summer Institute

Summer 2023

Program Completion