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College 1st Team "My Experience"


College 1st is seeking undergraduate, graduate students, and professionals who want to make a significant impact in different communities across the State of Texas. Our mission consists of promoting PreK-12th grade students the importance of completing a post-secondary education, explore different career opportunities, and share the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve college and career success. 


We work with students on their future. We implement dynamic and engaging academic 
enrichment activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Medical Industry Fields
for students is both, fascinating and rewarding. We also implement family engagement sessions where we promote the importance of a college education, define what college readiness is and engage them in the education of their children. This is the work that is making a significant difference in the communities we serve.


At College 1st, motivation and aspiration is created by students for students. Our College 1st instructors facilitate the implementation of academic enrichment activities and career exploration sessions, becoming role models and mentors for students. The ultimate goal is the creation of a culture in Texas where a college education is no longer seen as an uncertain option, but rather an
expectation for prosperity.


Skills preferred:


  • Creative

  • Team player

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • Outgoing personality

  • Respectful and responsible

  • Strong writing and reading skills

  • Excellent work ethic

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Leadership Driven

  • Bilingual




  • Internship position is open to undergraduate, graduate students, and professionals with diverse backgrounds

  • Students or professionals of all majors are welcome to apply. We love diversity.

  • Outstanding writing, reading, and presentation skills

  • Experience working on team projects

  • Strong communication, collaboration, problem-solving and creative skills

  • Experience working with social media platforms, and computer programs such as graphic design and video editing programs (preferred)

  • Experience working in Community Outreach Programs (preferred)

  • Clear Criminal Record - background checks will be processed as required by school districts (Mandatory)


Those selected for this competitive internship program will gain valuable professional experience, letters of recommendation (if applicable) and expand their knowledge on career opportunities. These are paid positions and are open to undergraduate, graduate college students, and professionals in any field. Please list any College 1st Team References in your message. You can also apply for this position through UTRGV Hand Shake.

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College 1st Alumni 2017-18

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