|| Academic and Language Development
Have you been accepted into LaGuardia Community College?
Do you need to pass 1 or more of the CUNY placement exams?
Get the academic support you need to pass the CUNY placement exams and succeed in college!
CUNY Start is an intensive 18-week program that offers both part time and full time classes in academic reading, writing and math for students who have not passed 1 or more of the CUNY placement exams. The program--which costs only $75, including books--allows you to save your financial aid for credit courses and offers advisement on college and career planning.
If you would like to apply for CUNY Start, please sign up for an information session here.
MATH Start is an intensive 8-week remedial math program for incoming CUNY students who want to increase their math proficiency before starting credit classes in the fall. For students who have been accepted into LaGuardia but have not passed the math sections of the CUNY placement exams, Math Start focuses on complex topics in algebra and helps develop your understanding through in-depth study of core math concepts in an interactive, supportive learning environment. In addition, you will attend a weekly college success seminar and learn about college structures and campus resources. Math Start costs $35, and you may receive free weekly MetroCards. For more information contact (718) 482-5137 or MathStart@lagcc.cuny.edu.92% of students who complete the Math Start program are fully exempt from their Math remedial needs by the end of the program. (Office of Research Evaluation and Program Support, CUNY Start)
Currently, we are not accepting applications to the MATH Start program. Our next MATH Start sessions will begin in July 2017, and we will being recruitment in April 2017.