Young Executives of Color (YEOC)
What is YEOC?
Young Executives of Color is a nine month college pipeline program that brings students from public and private high schools throughout Washington State to the UW campus one Saturday every month for engaging and fun business sessions and opportunities.
YEOC is a series of business exploration workshops for local high school students of color. Business, as an academic and career choice, is explored through:
• College Readiness Workshops
• Leadership and Group Activities
• Professional Development
• Business Discipline Lectures
• Guest Speakers
• Field Trips
YEOC encompasses a strong supportive community that includes Foster School of Business undergraduate student mentors, Ernst and Young professionals and many more community partners that serve as exemplary role models for our students.
Learn more about YEOC's:
YEOC is a FREE program! Food is provided throughout each session. The only cost to students is transportation to the University of Washington-Seattle campus.
How to apply to YEOC
The 2013-2014 YEOC is application now live! To apply, follow the link the link below and get your applications in ASAP! High School students that are entering into their sophomore, junior or senior year in autumn 2013 will be eligible to apply.
2013-2014 Application Link
Admission into YEOC is determined by your application information, personal statement and activities journal. If you are interested in receiving additional information about Young Executives of Color contact Jennifer Rance.
YEOC Contact Information:
Program Manager & YEOC Program Director
Undergraduate Diversity Services
UW Foster School of Business
202 Dempsey Hall, Box 353223
Seattle, WA 98195-3223
PROGRAM FUNDED BY