The Pre-college Summer Leadership Institute (PSLI) is a summer bridge program designed for current high school minority male students (grades 10 -12). This initiative is in partnership with the Broward County Public School's Mentoring Tomorrow's Leaders (MTL) and 5000 Role Models of Excellence male students.

Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis

Students enrolled in the PSLI will:

  • Participate in this free program after applying and meeting all Dual Enrollment requirements
  • Be registered in one (1) of Broward College's South Campus or North Campus cohort
  • Earn three (3) college credits (SLS1001 - Strategies for Success)
  • Meet and complete all course requirements

PSLI Enrollment Guidelines:

  • High school students in grades 10 to 12
  • Minority Male age 14+
  • Broward College admission application, including Dual Enrollment requirements
  • Program Start Date: July 5 - July 24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. For a specific start date, see the contacts below

To get started, contact any of the following individuals:

Broward College
Dr. Billy Jones
English Professor and Program Coordinator
bjones4@broward.edu | 954-201-8477

Patrick Sneed
Director, Minority Male Initiative
psneed@broward.edu | 954-201-8709

Graduating High School Senior Interested in the Minority Male Initiative?

High School Seniors who are Minority Male Students graduating this June are eligible to join the Seahawk Summer Academy "Minority Male Empowerment" Cohort. Classes begin in June. For more information, submit the Seahawk Summer Academy Interest Form.