College Now Program

What is College Now?

College Now is a FREE program designed to prepare New York City’s public high school students for the next big thing – College.  It is a program open to juniors and seniors.

 Why should I take a College Now Course?

  • Free College Credit

  • College Preparatory Experience

  • Added bonus to your high school transcript & resume

  • CUNY Student ID

  • Scholarship opportunities

 Will colleges accept the credit?

In most cases, College Now credits transfer directly within the CUNY system.  Credits usually transfer to other colleges as well. You’ll have to check with the colleges you are applying to regarding their credit transfer policies.

 Is there a limit to how many college credits I can earn through College Now?

You are limited to 12 CUNY college credits in total.

Questions about College Now?

Speak to Mr. Randle- College Now Program Coordinator

or Your Guidance Counselor

Spring 2022 Special College Now Opportunity

In response to increased demand for access to college-level culturally relevant coursework, CUNY College Now and AP for All are partnering to offer the following college credit courses (3 credits) to NYC DOE students in Spring 2022.

Eligibility: College Now supports students who have not taken the ELA Regents and/or have not met the 75 ELA Regents College Readiness Requirement, but have an 80+ overall GPA.

Courses will be fully online, taught in one of the following modalities: synchronous/asynchronous after regular school hours.

https://apforallnyc.com/college-now-2022/

Course details and application links

Course Offerings 2021-2022 School Year

Speak to your Guidance Counselor about selecting course preferences for the 2021-2022 school year.

College Now Sequence (2021-2022)

Course Descriptions from the Academy Course Catalog

 

CUNY COURSE

FALL 2020

CUNY COURSE

SPRING 2021

ART HISTORY 1

(HUA 165)

ART HISTORY 2

(HUA 166)

CRITICAL THINKING

(HUP 102)

LITERACY AND PROPAGANDA

(CSE 110)

LITERACY AND PROPAGANDA

(CSE 110)

CRITICAL THINKING

(HUP 102)

 

READING THE BIOGRAPY

(CSE 120)

PUBLIC SPEAKING

(HUC 106)

COLLEGE ALGEBRA AND TRIG

(MAT 115)

STATISTICS

 (MAT 120)

STATISTICS 

(MAT 120)

COLLEGE ALGEBRA AND TRIG 

(MAT 115)

TOPICS IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

(SCB 101)

GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

(SSY 101)

GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

(SSY 101)

TOPICS IN BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

(SCB 101)

 

ENGLISH COMPOSITION

(ENG 101)

TBD