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Fast Track/On Track Program

Benefits

The Fast-Track/On Track program is FREE to qualifying students.  Students will SAVE TIME AND $412 by passing their developmental education course and moving into credit-bearing courses.

 

What is Fast Track/On Track?

Fast Track/On Track is an intensive three-week, 14-hour per week learning lab in which students gain academic skills through a combination of web-based and professional tutor-guided activities. Each lab has an enrollment capacity of 22 students. Reading labs use My Foundations Lab and Math labs use ALEKS, with both technologies supported by tutors. English Fast Track/On Track is facilitated by tutors in a traditional classroom method. Forty-two total hours are spent in each lab over the three-week session.

The Purpose

The purpose of the Fast Track/On Track program is to give developmental students an opportunity to accelerate skill building, so they are able to bypass developmental course work and move directly into college-level courses.

  • Fast Track is designed to help students skip ONE of the following required courses: EN 097, RD 098, or MA 098
  • On Track is designed to help students skip ONE of the following required courses: EN 097, RD 097, or MA 097

Who Qualifies?

Students who took the Accuplacer assessment and had at least one score that falls within the following ranges:

               Subject

Fast Track Qualifying Score

On Track Qualifying Score

           English/Writing

          4

           3

           Reading

     55 – 70

      40 - 52.4

           Math – Algebra

     55 – 76

        N/A

          Math – Arithmetic

    90 – 120

      30 – 75

 

Requirements

Students participating in Fast Track/On Track Programs are required to do the following:

  • Take an affective assessment
  • Complete an intake
  • Attend a New Student Orientation
  • Financial Aid process (if applicable)
  • Complete a Student Success Plan with an Advisor or Counselor
  • Complete the Road Map to Success (a pre-semester check list)
  • Meet with a College Success Coach 

Next Class Offering:  Fall 2014

What:  Fast Track English, Reading, or Math OR

          On Track English, Reading, or Math

When:  December 1st - December 18th, 2014

What Time:  9:00 AM - 12:30 PM Monday - Thursday

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