What is Jump Start and how long is it ?
helps you review basic skills and gives you the chance to place into
higher-level classes, getting you more quickly on the road to academic success.
This three-week program offers a fast-paced review of basic skills in mathematics and gives you an exclusive chance to earn equivalency
for up to two years of developmental level classes. Think of the time and money
you could save! Many students arrive at RCC to discover they must take several
semesters of developmental education courses prior to enrolling in
college-level classes; often, this is due solely to poor performance on the
Who is eligible for Jump Start?
Students who placed in Math-65 and Math-52 are eligible for Jump Start.
What are the benefits of Jump Start?
Free access to textbooks and computers
Convenient, fast-paced curriculum
Success Strategy Workshops
Supplemental Instruction (SI)
most of all, a chance to place yourself in higher classes and save time and money as
you pursue your college degree.
How do I get enrolled in Jump Start?
Complete an RCC Winter 2015 application.
Take the RCC Math placement
Complete the online orientation and one-semester
educational plan via WebAdvisor.
Once you have completed all of the above steps, please send
an email to JumpStart@rcc.edu and include your name, student ID# and a
phone number that you can be reached at.