Saturday Morning Academy

The Health Careers Opportunity Program is offering a 20 week program called Saturday Morning Academy that is designed to increase 9-12th grade students' awareness of health professions and enhance their ability to successfully compete for admission into college health profession educational programs. The program runs from October 13th through March 16th on Saturday mornings.

SMA is a Saturday event and participants are expected to attend all sessions, to arrive on time, to actively participate and are expected to behave in a mature and acceptable manner. 


SMA will include health career exposure; math, science, ACT preparation, computer literacy and reading/writing activities to enhance students potential for college success.


  • During this program students will gain knowledge and experience to help them increase their academic success.
  • By participating  each student can earn a stipend of up to $600.00. 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must attend a Flint Area School, Flint Charter School or Genesee Early College.
  • Must be in 9-12th grade
  • Must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5