College Preparation

Pre-College courses allow employees to gain the requisite reading, writing and math skills to pass into credit bearing, college level classes on the College Placement Test (Accuplacer or CPT). Courses are designed to teach not only basic skills, but also test taking and study strategies, time management, and navigating a college environment. Students receive individual academic and career coaching in addition to classes, designed to guide them through the process of choosing a field of study, problem solving issues of transportation and child care, and keeping track of deadlines and submission dates.

Sample Courses Include:

  • Math
  • Algebra
  • Statistics
  • Math 101
  • English
  • Reading
  • Essay and Paper Composition
  • Science
  • Biology
  • Physics

Interested in learning more? Contact us!

Sarah Ruddy, Director of Business Development
stooley@jvs-boston.org
617-399-3243