College Possible Minnesota is coaching low-income students to and through college. Dedicated AmeriCorps members serve as guides, coaching students on their path to college graduation. We are proud to be serving more than 2,500 high school students attending 56 high schools across the state, and 5,500 college students on 249 campuses across the country.
College Possible was founded in Minnesota in 2000 to ensure that every child’s future is determined solely by their talent, motivation and effort. Since our founding, 99% of College Possible students have earned admission to college, and they are four times more likely to graduate from college than their low-income peers. Visit our Results page to learn more about College Possible Minnesota.
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When Fardosa thinks about College Possible, the first word that comes to mind is “fun.” Spending time with friends, getting to know her coach Jenna and enjoying snacks during session are highlights from her College Possible experience at Ubah Medical Academy. Beyond the community she developed, Fardosa recognizes how much College Possible did to prepare […]
Quinn knew that to become an engineer, he’d need to go to college. He just wasn’t sure how to get there. With some encouragement from his parents and guidance counselor, Quinn joined College Possible’s Tech-Connected High School pilot program. “I enjoy school, and with what I want to do in engineering, I knew I had […]
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“Knowing that I always enjoyed school really pushed me through. I also want to do what I can to be a role model for my kids.”
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“Making it through college, a step that people think is impossible for students with backgrounds like mine, is the most amazing thing.”