Did you know… Georgia State University President, Dr. Mark Becker, was a first-generation college student?
Did you know… the CASA 25 to Thrive Program walks you through the process of getting ready for graduate school?
Did you know… Dr. Davon Kennedy from the Chemistry Department is the Pre-Med Faculty Associate for the CASA?
Did you know… the CASA Pre-Law Program has launched a mentoring program that matches GSU law school students with pre-law undergraduates?
This is an opportunity for Georgia State, as one of the most diverse universities in the nation, actually to move the needle,…so that the people going into doctoral programs, as well as medical and legal education, look much more like the face of the country…. We really want to be a part of the solution.
In this interview, President Becker talks with GSUTV about Georgia State University’s new program, the CASA, which specifically targets students who are interested in pursuing an M.D, Ph.D., or JD degree through medical school, graduate school, or law school. Dr. Becker discussed the CASA and how the program will impact GSU students, and opened the interview explaining the goals of the CASA are, “…to identify, early in their education, students who have the potential and the interest to pursue postgraduate education.”