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FastTrack Program

Benefits

The FastTrack program is free to qualifying students. Students will save time and $600 (in-district) or $1200 (out-of-district) by passing their developmental education course and moving into credit-bearing courses.

What is FastTrack?

FastTrack is an intensive three-week learning lab in which students strengthen their skills through a combination of web-based and professional tutor-guided activities. Subjects offered are Math, Reading and English and seats are limited.

Purpose

The purpose of the FastTrack 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.

  • FastTrack is designed to help students skip ONE of the following required courses: EN 097, RD 097, 098 or MA 095, 097, 098.

Who Qualifies?

In order to qualify, students must not have started their class sequence.

Students need to have taken the Accuplacer assessment and have at least one score that falls within the following ranges:

Subject FastTrack Qualifying Score
English/Writing 1 - 4
Reading 33 - 70.4
Math – Algebra 41 – 75
Math – Arithmetic 30 - 120

Requirements

Students participating in FastTrack Programs are required to do the following:

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

Now accepting students for our Summer Session! 

Deadline for June enrollment is May 27; please arrange an intake prior to that date.

Grand Rapids Location

Dates Subject Times
June 6-23 English
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 2 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Reading
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Math*
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 2 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.

 

Dates Subject Times

July 5-21

English
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Reading
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Math*
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.

 

Dates Subject Times

August 1-18

English
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Reading
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
  Math*
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.

*Please note that Math times vary based on your Accuplacer Score, call for details.

Lakeshore Location

Dates Subject Times
June 6-23 English
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  Reading
  • 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
  Math
  • 12:45 p.m.- 4:15 p.m.

 

Dates Subject Times
July 5-21 English
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.

  Reading
  • 2 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.

  Math
  • 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.

 

For a complete schedule with room locations and class times please call our office at 616-234-2312.