New 4-Week Courses for High School Grads at University of Mobile

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MOBILE, Ala. – New high school graduates can use their extra weeks of summer break to earn college credit with 4-week Bridge Courses at the University of Mobile. The courses are designed to help new graduates bridge the gap between high school and college and get a head start on their college career.

The 4-week Bridge Courses are online courses taught by University of Mobile faculty. Courses are offered in history, psychology, business, music appreciation, and Christian worldview.

The 4-week courses are part of University of Mobile’s new Freshman 2020 plan created specifically for the high school graduating class of 2020. The Freshman 2020 plan also includes test-optional admissions, expedited registration for college, and the Freshman 2020 Be Known Scholarship.

Go to or call the Admissions Office at 251.442.2222 to sign up for the 4-week Bridge Courses and learn more about test-optional admissions, expedited registration, and the Freshman 2020 Be Known Scholarship.


About the University of Mobile

The University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. Core values are: Christ-Centered, Academically-Focused, Student-Devoted and Distinctively-Driven. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in over 75 academic programs. Founded in 1961, the University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.

For more information about the University of Mobile, visit the website at or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.

About the Author

Kathy Dean

Kathy Dean is associate vice president for university communications and has helped tell the University of Mobile story since 1993. She is an award-winning public relations professional and former journalist. Her husband and daughter are UM graduates. She loves playing in the yard – planting flowers, picking blueberries, pulling weeds and petting her two mini-schnauzers.