Overview of the Program

The College Transitions Program provides free advising and career counseling for Adult Learning Center and Nashua Community College students.  The College and Career Navigator will work one on one or in small groups with students needing help transitioning to college.

Developmental math and reading/writing courses are offered by Adult Learning Center teachers on the Nashua Community College campus.  These classes help students improve their Accuplacer scores in order to qualify for college level classes.

Who We Serve

Anyone who has achieved his or her HiSET, GED, or high school diploma.

What We Offer

Developmental math (MATH090) prepares students for college level math with the co-requisite workshop. All students will re-take the Accuplacer test at the end of the semester.

Developmental reading/writing (ENGL090) prepares students for college level English with the co-requisite workshop. All students will re-take the Accuplacer test at the end of the semester.

Classes are offered during the fall, spring, and summer semesters and run for 12 weeks. Morning, afternoon, and evening classes are available.

Program Highlights

  • Career counseling, pre-college academic skills training in pre-algebra, reading, and writing
  • Basic computer skills
  • College Survival Skills: college degree system, goal setting, time management, stress management
  • Listening, note-taking, and research skills
  • Consultation with college advisors and financial aid officers
  • Administration of the Accuplacer and Companion assessments to students applying to the NCC

How to Enroll

Registration is ongoing and by appointment. To schedule an appointment, call 603-305-5842 or email transitions@nashuaalc.org.

Cost

Developmental math (MATH090) and reading/writing (ENGL090) are $150 each per semester.

College Transitions advising services are free.

Contact

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call the College and Career Navigator, Rosemary Daly, at 603-305-5842 or email transitions@nashuaalc.org. You can also stop by our office on the Nashua Community College campus in room 100A.

Or you can contact the Director of Adult Education, Lauren Osowski, at 603-882-9080 x2206 or email losowski@nashuaalc.org.