Office of Access and Community Connections

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Diversity Advancement Program

The Diversity Advancement Program (DAP) is a selective program that provides students with the opportunity to hone in on their leadership and interpersonal skills while expanding their personal network and advancing diversity initiatives in the Haslam College of Business.

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Community Engagement

The OACC facilitates college attendance and retention by partnering with community organizations throughout the Greater Knoxville Area.

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Corporate Partners and Advocates

The OACC has several opportunities for recruitment, as well as community and corporate interaction.

Business Education for Talented Students (BETS)

BETS is a 12-day residential program for high school students. Now in its tenth year, the program has served as a talent pipeline for the Haslam College of Business and boasts a number of success stories.

BETS Program Information