|Student counseling/support component|
|California||Yes. Middle college high schools must offer students "support and motivational activities," including "interaction with community college student role models." In practice, start-up funding from California Community Colleges has explicitly covered the cost of staffing to provide student counseling/support.|
|Colorado||Yes. Participating districts must ensure that students receive regularly scheduled counseling and other appropriate student support services throughout the five years they participate in the program.|
|Michigan||Not set in state policy, but in practice, programs provide college-level background services and systems of support. Special classes in many programs teach study skills and offer other types of supports.|
|North Carolina||Yes. Programs must "provide consistent counseling, advising and parent conferencing so that parents and students can make responsible decisions regarding course taking and can track students' academic progress and success."|
|Tennessee||Yes. Programs must "provide consistent counseling, advising, and parent conferencing at the secondary level so that parents and students can make responsible decisions regarding course taking and can track the students' academic progress and success[.]"|
|Texas||Yes. Early college programs must provide academic mentoring.|
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