College Readiness Skills for Students with ADHD and Asperger’s Syndrome
Students who present with Asperger’s and ASDs may excel academically through high school however data shows that these bright students have a very high likelihood of dropping out of college due to their challenges around executive function skills, self-advocacy and navigating new social situations. This course, designed for students in 11th and 12th grade, will provide an overview of the skills necessary to independently manage a successful college career. Ryan Wexelblatt, M.S.S.
Newtown Campus/ $159 (includes text)/ ACHYC 5085
C01/ 7 Sa, 9/26/15 – 11/7/15; 1:00-2:30pm (no class 10/31) and 11/14 1:00pm-3:00pm
PAPA / Core Reading & Writing Test Prep
This face-to-face course will prepare Education majors for the Reading & Writing sections of the PAPA or Core test. Each of the four sessions will cover reading comprehension, English grammar and spelling, and essay writing & critiquing. There is no book required for this course; all materials will be made available to students during class time (handouts) and also via Canvas for additional instruction, review, and practice of course content. Alison M. Schnaudt
Newtown Campus/ $79/ ATEST 1537 C01/
4 Tue, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, & 10/6; 7-9 pm
PAPA / Core Math Test Prep
This face-to-face course will prepare Education majors for the math section of the PAPA or Core test. Throughout the four sessions, students will review the following: understanding our number system, algebraic expressions and equations, functions, geometry and measurement, data and statistics,probability, and overall skills in problem solving, reasoning, and mathematical communication. Over 100 test-type questions will be practiced to familiarize students with the types of questions typically given on standardized math tests. There is no book required for this course; all course materials will be made available to students during class time (handouts) and via Canvas for additional instruction, review, and practice of course content. Alison M. Schnaudt
Newtown Campus/ $79/ ATEST 1536 C01/
4 Tue, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, & 10/27; 7-9 pm
Little Known Secrets of Paying for College
The cost of a college education is higher than ever. How will you afford this expense? This workshop will teach parents how to send your children to the college of their dreams without bankrupting your retirement. You’ll discover strategies that may enable to you to qualify for financial aid, sources for scholarships, and strategies for maximizing your wealth and minimizing your tax exposure, giving you greater cash flow for funding a college education. The College Funding Coach
Newtown Campus/ $49/ RCEGN 8803/ C01/ Tue, 10/13; 6:30-9:30pm
College Entrance Boards Tutoring Course (SAT/PSAT)
Newtown Campus/ $299 (includes text)/ ATEST 1508
C01/ 9 Sa, 9/19/15 – 11/21/15 (no class 10/31); 9:00am - 12:20pm
Graduate Record Exam Preparation Course (GRE)
Newtown Campus/ $299 (includes text)/ ATEST 1523
C01/ 10 Sa, 9/19 – 11/21; 9:00am-12:00pm
Law School Admission Test (LSAT) Preparation Course
Learn about law school entrance procedures, developing analytical reasoning skills, and improving your test-taking skills.
Online/ $95 / ETEST 0020 / Part 1
Online/ $95 / ETEST 0021/ Part 2
Applying to graduate business and management schools usually means taking the GMAT. Taking this course will provide you with test-taking techniques and methods for improving your score and saving time on all GMAT question types.
Online/ $95/ ETEST 0030
GED® Test Preparation – FREE
Free GED® Test Preparation Classes are available at Bucks County Community College’s Lower and Upper Bucks Campuses. Classes cover the academic knowledge needed to pass the GED® test subjects. Our comprehensive classes strengthen your communication, information processing, problem solving, and critical thinking skills as well – necessary skills for success in the workplace and in life in general. The General Education Development (GED®) credential, earned by passing the GED® tests, is nationally recognized by U.S. employers, colleges, and universities. Classes are free to Pennsylvania residents 18 years of age and older. Funding is provided through the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
For more information on GED, please call:
Bridget Hughes at 215-788-3594
or Eunice Rush-Day at 215-258-7741