Accelerated Courses

What Is Acceleration?

Have you ever wished you could fast track your English or Math requirements and finish early?

With Accelerated English and Math course, you have the chance to complete two levels in one semester, and you'll be ready to take the transfer-level course the next semester.  Research shows the students who quickly complete their English and Math requirements are much more likely to finish their degrees or certificates.

Taking Accelerated English or Math feels like you are enrolled in just one class, and it is designed for highly motivated students like you who are willing to enroll in 10 units of the subject.  

Check out this orientation for accelerated courses if you are interested: 

Pasadena City College English Instructor Manuel Perea shares his understanding of the meaning of “acceleration” in developmental reading and writing, during the summer institute of the Community of Practice in Acceleration, June 2011.
 

Talk with a Counselor

There are more and more options to complete your English and Math requirements, so talk with a counselor to determine the right course for you.

Accelerated Courses for Fall Semester 2014

CRN Course Day/Time Instructors

 

70973

70118

 

Accelerated English (ENGL V03 and V02)

ENGL V03 - Basic English Composition

ENGL V02 - Fundamntls English Composition

Click here for required orientation.

 

MTWR 9:30-11:50

 

 

Martin

 

72363

71573

Accelerated Math (MATH V03 and V04)

MATH V03 - Intermediate Algebra (08/18-10/13)

MATH V04 - College Algebra (10/14-12/11)

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MTWF 9:30-11:45  Anderson

71580

72235 

Accelerated Math (MATH V01 and V03)

MATH V01 - Elementary Algebra (08/18-10/13)

MATH V03 - Intermediate Algebra (10/14-12/11)

Click here for required orientation.

MTWF 12:30-2:45 

Bundy

Accelerated Courses for Spring Semester 2014

CRN Course Day/Time Instructors

 

30547

30554

 

Accelerated English (ENGL V03 and V02)

ENGL V03 - Basic English Composition

ENGL V02 - Fundamntls English Composition

Click here for required orientation.

 

M-R 9:00-11:15

 

 

Enfield

 

31471 

30571 

Accelerated Math (MATH V01 and V03)

MATH V01 - Elementary Algebra

MATH V03 - Intermediate Algebra

Click here for required orientation.

 MTWF 8:00-10:25  Anderson

32364

32379

Accelerated Math (MATH V03 and V44)

MATH V03 - Intermediate Algebra

MATH V44 Elementary Statistics

Click here for required  orientation.

M-F 10:30-12:20 

Anderson

Adlman