Accelerate Into College With FREE Summer Courses

Your choice to attend college may be one of the biggest decisions of your life. But don’t pump the brakes at the beginning of your next educational journey. MCC invites qualifying students to jumpstart their college education with the Summer Academic Acceleration Program!

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Who is Eligible?

All incoming regular students and incoming guest students are eligible if they have not completed a college-level course at MCC or their home institution.

  • Dual enrolled, early, and middle college students are not eligible.
  • Students must enroll in FYEX-101, at least one additional developmental course, and attend career fairs and career counseling.

What is the Summer Academic Acceleration Program?

The Summer Academic Acceleration (SAA) program is a free new program designed to help high school graduates and other incoming students prepare for their first year of college.

During the summer prior to college enrollment, participating students:

  • Complete the
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    , in which students learn and apply strategies for adjusting to college and academic performance.
  • Complete at least one additional developmental course, such as:
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  • Participate in career fairs and career counseling.
  • Are eligible for student services such as:
    • A student support team including a Financial Aid representative.
    • Food assistance through Lenore Croudy Family Life Center.
    • Transportation assistance.
    • Chromebook access (on loan).
  • Summer spots are limited and filling fast.
  • SAA courses are offered online and in person.
  • The Summer Academic Acceleration Program is FREE for all qualifying students.