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LSUHS Office for Diversity Affairs Offers  ACT Prep Tutorial for Caddo Parish Students

Ready-Set is a series of college readiness initiatives designed by the LSU Health Shreveport Office for Diversity Affairs. As a part of Ready-Set, this six-week ACT Prep tutorial will focus on coaching participants on utilizing specific test-taking strategies to prepare for the exam adequately. The content and course matter will change weekly to include all subjects assessed on the ACT.

The ACT Prep tutorial will assist local high school students enrolled in Caddo Parish schools. Interested students must meet the following to participate:

  • Minimum 3.3 GPA
  • 15 or higher on the Pre-ACT Test offered at student’s high school
  • Students should be underrepresented in medicine, research, and allied health professions

The program dates are October 8 through November 19, 2022. Participants meet each Saturday from 1:30-4:30 p.m. in the LSU Health Shreveport Library. The deadline to apply is Thursday, September 15. Applications can be found at:


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