Skills for College Success

Skills for College Success

English for the Pre-Nursing Student
For those planning to take competitive nursing entrance exams and needing help with the English portion of the exam. Topics covered include punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, and vocabulary. Intended for students who have completed the pre-requisites for entrance into the nursing program of their choice. Call 914-606-7200 to register.
At Mt. Vernon Center: CE-TESTG 2005MV, 5 Wed., July 8-Aug. 5, 5:00-8:00 pm, $190 (+ textbook). #5728


NY/Westchester County Residency: All tuition rates in the section below are resident rates. Call 914-606-6830 (press 1) for information. Non-residents are welcome, but pay a 175% non-resident surcharge in addition to the regular tuition. These classes are not intended to replace developmental classes.

Spelling & Grammar Workshop
Improve your spelling skills through phonics, syllabification, and the study of prefixes, suffixes, and roots. Grammar instruction includes parts of speech, sentence structure, and punctuation. The focus is on correcting the most common errors. For native English speakers only.
CE-BSKLS 1004, 10 Tues., June 9-Aug. 11, 7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $225 (+ textbook). P Alexander. #6010

Math 101

For those who want a math brush-up before tackling college-level math classes. This refresher class covers skills in basic math through algebra.
CE-BSKLS 1003, 8 Tues., June 2-July 21, 6:15-8:15 pm, Room TBD, $184 (+ $25 materials fee, payable to instructor). S Zidan. #5015

Improve Your Writing Skills
For both new and out-of-practice writers. Learn to write clearer sentences, develop effective paragraphs, design opening statements, arrange facts and ideas logically, and increase readability. A knowledge of basic grammar rules is assumed.
CE-WRITG 1000, 6 Thurs., July 16-Aug. 20, 6:00-8:00 pm, Room TBD, $138. P Alexander. #6014