Program Requirements

    • Have attained junior or senior status;
    • On track to graduate;
    • Demonstrated excellence in the first two years of high school math and science*;
    • Desire to work in a project-based, real-world environment with business professionals and other Peoria Unified students; 
    • Be willing to comply with business ethics and dress codes as determined by the MET strand in which you are involved;
    • Be willing to spend 3 hours a day away from your home school; and 
    • Be able to access transportation to and from Old Main on the Peoria High School campus and potential business partner sites.


    *Medical Strand students must have a 3.0 GPA to earn Grand Canyon University college credit through the MET Professional Academy. In order to earn the full GCU STEM Scholars program distinction, including a GCU tuition scholarship, students must have and maintain a cumulative, unweighted 3.25 GPA.