Saturday Gifted Studies Program


group of young students studingThe Saturday Gifted Studies Program at The University of Southern Mississippi is designed to enhance cognitive and affective abilities of gifted students through planned enrichment/acceleration programming. Emphasis is placed on participation in areas that provide in-depth analysis of specific topics in small-group activities with other gifted youth.


 The Saturday Gifted Studies Program serves students in grades PK4 - 12.


Eligibility: An IQ score of 120 or higher or a score of 90% or higher on a standardized test.


We will have 2015 class information listed in September 2014. Please check back for updates.


If you have attended Saturday Gifted Studies, Summer Gifted Studies, or Academically Talented Youth in the past you can apply online below:

Online Application


First time students