★ You Will Learn...

  • About the inner workings of companies
  • How to start a business from the ground up
  • About careers in various industries including finance and banking
  • How to develop your personal roadmap to success
  • Much needed Personal Finance Skills
  • College Admissions
  • Scholarships

★ Program Goals

  • Expose talented, motivated students to the hottest careers of tomorrow
  • Help students develop E-STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) centered entrepreneurial concepts
  • Enhance career and personal skill sets
  • Provide mentoring to encourage students to consider entrepreneurial endeavors and/or careers in finance and business

★ Program Requirements

  • Enrolled in a Metro Atlanta-area high school
  • Must be a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior in good standing
  • Must have demonstrated a commitment to learning and possess self-motivating characteristics
  • Must have demonstrated achievement in mathematics
  • Must complete the application and review process

Welcome to FAST Track - Atlanta

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Welcome to FAST Track!!  Our Application Period is now open.  Please follow the link below to access the online application. 

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News and Events

  
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Each year the FAST Track team and the students get a chance to tour local businesses.  This past year, the group was treated to a guided tour of the Atlanta Federal Researve followed by a chance to see behinds the scenes of one of the world's largest investment management companies, Invesco, Ltd.  

Take a look at some pictures from the day of activities.   

 

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The FAST Track Program is a unique experience that allows the student to learn many things will will help them grow and become prepared for the outside world.  Its not a standard cookie-cutter program like many other after-school programs or nationally known programs.

The student will be able to explore career options and tour corporations around Atlanta to see what options are out there.

FAST Track delivers quality, key concepts that build on what the student learns in the classroom.  Personal development, personal finance, interviewing skills, personal branding.  Join FAST Track and begin to build your future now!

FAST Track Applications will be available soon.


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FAST Track Students Meet

Mayor Kasim Reed

December 5, 2015

In December, the FAST Track students attended the NASP-Atlanta Institutional Investment Symposium and Holiday Networking Event.  The event was held at the Commerce Club located at 191 Peachtree Street. During the event, the winning team from the recent Case Study Challenge was present to introduce the mayor. 

Great job TEAM #3!

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The Community Foundation for Financial Literacy, Inc. (The CFFL) is a grass-roots nonprofit made up of finance professionals dedicated to teaching financial literacy concepts to youth. Today, the organization has a national focus and combines its resources with those of its collaborative partners in local markets to deliver the message of financial intelligence.


At its core, the CFFL's mission is aimed at helping families build assets and achieve financial self-sufficiency. By taking a proactive role in developing programs that teach financial concepts and that create awareness of the need for financial literacy, they believe they can help build stronger communities.

Other Resources

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Regions Bank supports the FAST Track Program by sponsoring EverFi, a leading educational technology platform we will be using to teach our financial literacy course-work.

 

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 EverFi - Financial Literacy™ is a new-media learning platform that uses the latest technology – video, animations, 3-D gaming, avatars, and social networking – to bring complex financial concepts to life for today's digital generation.

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