Call Me MISTER Program 


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The purpose of the Call Me MISTER program at Winthrop University is to assist with the recruitment, training, and certification of diverse students who are planning to teach in South Carolina's public schools. The program seeks to help build a more diverse group of educators by providing academic, social, and financial support to under-represented individuals interested in the field of education.


  • Tuition assistance through Loan Forgiveness programs for admitted student pursuing an approved teacher education program
  • An academic support system to help ensure academic success
  • A cohort system for social and cultural support
  • Assistance with job placement

Mission Statement

Call Me MISTER Student Vision Statement

Call Me MISTER Program Application

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