Erie Community College's “Pathways to Success” Pre-Collegiate Studies program will be starting its next session Monday, February 4th, 2013. Registration will be open through January and until February 4th.
ECC's Pre-Collegiate Studies program provides free 10-week, non-credit instruction for adults who are planning to start college, but aren't ready academically or need to improve their skills. In addition to college reading, writing and mathematics sessions, the program also includes individual assistance with financial aid, career exploration and the ECC application process.
Courses are offered each semester at convenient times at all three ECC campuses, located in Williamsville, Buffalo and Orchard Park. In addition, classes will be offered at the Ken-Ton Community Education Center, located at 3200 Elmwood Ave., Kenmore; the South Buffalo Education Center, 2234 Seneca St., Buffalo; and New Hope/Harvest House, located at 175 Jefferson Ave., Buffalo. Most classes meet for three hours, two days per week for 10 weeks.
To qualify, students must be at least 17 years old and possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. For more information, call (716) 851-1243.
Since 1946, Erie Community College has met the needs of a diverse student body while contributing to the economic vitality of Western New York. As a member of the state's SUNY system, the three-campus college provides flexible, affordable and accessible educational programs in an accommodating academic environment. Equipped with the knowledge of these programs, ECC's faculty, staff and students strive to enrich their host communities through skill, service and partnership.