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Becoming a Millionaire: Career and College Readiness Skills for Youth

Filed Under: 4-H, Family

This program provides youth with decision-making skills for investigating careers and college.

Target Audience(s):

Middle-grade students (6th - 9th grades)


Participants will:

  • Learn about educational and professional requirements for various careers,
  • Improve self-efficacy and agency in one’s path to success,
  • Learn the benefits and costs of postsecondary education and how to prepare to attend college,
  • Learn critical thinking and digital literacy skills, emotional intelligence, and resource management, and
  • Learn about the current and future occupational needs in Mississippi.

Total Number of Modules or Sessions: 15

Total Number of Hours for Program Delivery: 15

Program Delivery:

  • Educational Class
  • Educational Video (Online or DVD)
  • Websites Other than eXtension
  • Workshop

Primary Contact:

Dr. Becky Smith,

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Portrait of Dr. Rebecca Campbell Smith
Associate Extension Professor