CHEOP’s mission is to enhance college access and success at both the undergraduate and graduate level to increase opportunities for individuals from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups, first generation status, and low-income backgrounds.
- North Carolina Health Careers Access Program (NC-HCAP)
- Upward Bound
- Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
CHEOP promotes and maintains programs that facilitate access to college, graduate and Ph.D. programs, as well as health professional schools. The programs under CHEOP enhance participants’ academic performance, retention, and personal and professional development to promote graduation in secondary and post-secondary education. CHEOP works closely with other UNC campus offices and departments, faculty and staff, and with public schools, community based organizations, and other colleagues across the State of North Carolina.