The purpose of Upward Bound Vision Quest is:
"to generate the skills and motivation necessary for low income, first generation students to complete secondary education and to enter and succeed in a program of post secondary education."
- Increase high school graduation rates.
- Encourage students to pursue programs that lead to careers in math and science.
- Work with parents to assist with the social, emotional, and academic growth of their children.
- Increase competency in challenging subject matters including: English; mathematics; science; foreign language; and literature.