Courses

What do you want to do when you finish high school? Identifying a career path is the first step in deciding what occupations and college majors might be right for you. Learn how your interests fit into career families, and then identify what possible occupations are related. This interactive workshop includes an online assessment to be completed prior to the workshop date, and the results will be handed out and interpreted during the workshop. This course is designed for rising 9th-12th grade students.
Choosing the right college can feel overwhelming when deciding between options and trying to understand the requirements needed to get in. However, it actually can be a fun and exciting experience if you have the tools and knowledge needed to help you make a decision. Join us in this interactive workshop where you will learn how to identify colleges that offer majors that align with your career interests. We will also discuss other aspects of college that may be important to you in narrowing down your options. This course is designed for rising 9th-12th grade students.
Our uniquely designed P.S.A.T. Prep course presents important techniques and tips for taking the test. We will cover what to expect in the Math and English sections, while practicing questions and reviewing the answer explanations. This is a great way to decrease text anxiety and gain valuable skills in a 'no pressure' class! Course is designed for students taking the test in October, who have not taken the PSAT before; however, those who have taken the PSAT in 10th grade are also welcome! Fee includes book and refreshments.
Our uniquely designed and popular Weekend Workshops return! STEPS to SUCCESS workshops meet Saturday from 9am-2:30pm and Sunday from 1-5:30pm. Tuition includes books, materials, lunch on Saturday at UR and refreshments on Sunday. Class sessions concentrate on the three major testing areas: Mathematics, Critical Reading, and Writing, with an introduction to the Essay. (Course designed for students 15 and older.)