JCA Academics

Academics

With earnest, we believe in our motto "No Student-Athlete Left Behind." Jersey Coast Academy cultivates the athletes, while a major university helps students continue their education through classes that lead to a degree.

Our Commitment to Academics

In 2018 Jersey Coast Academy's will be adopting the NCAA Division II full and partial academic eligibility requirements for enrollment and participation. 75% of all incoming student-athletes will be full or partial qualifiers that have a minimum of A 2.0+ core course GPA, and SAT score of 400 verbal, 400 math or ACT sum of 68+ (NCAA D2 requirements) The student support department will work hands-on with our student athletes to provide comprehensive guidance from pre- through post admissions. We maintain constant contact with the institution that our student-athletes attend and monitor attendance and standing. Jersey Coast Academy's academic department remains focused on the academic achievement of its student-athletes, requiring weekly meetings with academic monitors and advisors. Student-athletes also receive mid- and end-of-semester academic reviews to determine their compliance with educational requirements and policies.

Tutorial services are available to student-athletes by our academic and student support department, in conjunction with the student services department. All Jersey Coast Academy student-athletes are required to attend mandatory study hall, 2-5 days per week, unless otherwise advised by the academic department. We require our student-athletes possess the determination to excel academically.

Academic scholarships are available. TBA

Degree Programs

Registration with our partner university is required in order to attend Jersey Coast Academy and participate in any of the Academy's sport programs. There is one degree program that is offered that lead directly to careers needed in the community. Students can earn credits in the following concentration:

  • • Business Administration