ProPEL is designed for juniors or seniors with advanced knowledge in a particular field of study. Potential candidates should have exhausted the curricular resources of Hopkins High School and have an interest in working with a professional in that field. Students are responsible for their own transportation to mentoring sites. Scholarships are available for extenuating circumstances.

The ProPEL program services a broad spectrum of career fields and attempts to match the interests of the student with the best professionals available in trade, service, academic, medical, legal, executive or creative career areas. This course will include a rigorous collection of curricular requirements including but not limited to projects, speaker engagements, interviewing professionals in the field, required on-site mentor contact time, group objectives, field trips & hands on opportunities beyond the classroom.