By taking a college prep classes, often called “summer readiness” or a “bridge program” a student may earn free college credit. These college preparedness classes help students transition into college. Students may be nervous about attending college and this gives them the opportunity to ‘dip their toes in the water before plunging in.’
Contact the college or university you to wish to attend to find out if they offer a college prep program. Typically, these classes are offered during the summer and depending on the school they may offer free books and a scholarship too. Students who are low-income may also receive financial assistance for transportation costs. In this one-minute quick tip video, you’ll learn how to prepare and earn free college credit.