Integrative Community Studies (ICS), also known as Beyond Academics, is a program for students with intellectual disabilities who are interested in furthering their education. Integrative Community Studies is a four-year certificate program – awarded by UNCG’s Office of the Provost – that emphasizes self-determination, life planning, and career development. Enrolled students develop a personalized college support plan to optimize their curricular and co-curricular experiences while enrolled in the program of study.
SOAR information will be coming soon in 2023.
The application for the 2023-2024 Academic Year is open. The Admissions Committee is currently reviewing all applicants. Feel Free to apply now!
Spring 2023 classes start on January 9th. View the registrar’s academic calendar for more information