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Small class size Small class size Great Technology Great Technology Free tutoring and mentors Free tutoring and mentors Career and employment assistance Career and employment assistance Disability Support Services Disability Support Services Begin any degree - tuition less than ½ of MD public schools Begin any degree - tuition less than ½ of MD public schools Your courses will transfer Your courses will transfer Why Carroll?
Co-Curricular activities Co-Curricular activities Service learning Service learning Intramural sports Intramural sports Academic Communities Academic Communities Clubs and organizations Clubs and organizations Involvement
Concurrent Enrollment (HS approval) Hill Scholars Honors Program Early Action -December 14, 2012 – Application and scholarship materials due Regular Admission – February 22, 2013 – Application and scholarship materials due First Year Success Program First Year Interest Groups (FIGS) Special Programs you may consider…..
Submit your enrollment application when you come for placement testing Transfer students need to do this to determine how credits transfer It’s Free! Enrollment Application
AP credits count – take the test! Concurrent Enrollment! Credits From Composite Score to AP Score The process of score setting—establishing the AP score boundaries (determining how many composite score points equals what AP score)—takes place immediately after the Reading. AP Exam scores are reported on a 5-point scale as follows: 5 Extremely well qualified* 4 Well qualified* 3 Qualified* 2 Possibly qualified* 1 No recommendation**
Appointments are required! When should I test? Who should test? (prior coursework or SAT/ACT scores may exempt you) How long does it take? English/Reading/Math – prepare. How? http://www.carrollcc.edu/testprep http://www.carrollcc.edu/prepare http://www.carrollcc.edu/testprep http://www.carrollcc.edu/prepare Placement Testing
SAT/550 or ACT/21 - exempt 2 part – untimed grammar Argumentative Essay (45 minutes) If needed English
SAT/550 or ACT/21= Exempt Untimed Reading passages and answering questions – testing comprehension Reading
SAT/550 or ACT/21 = college level (high level math need to test) Untimed & Algebra based (yes algebra, 12 questions) Adapts to the tester Prepare!! http://www.carrollcc.edu/testprep http://www.carrollcc.edu/testprep http://www.carrollcc.edu/prepare http://www.carrollcc.edu/prepare Math
Virtual format Learn College policies & procedures Required before registration First Advising Session
Advisor or admissions approval & select classes When registering think about next steps - transfer http://artweb.usmd.edu/ http://artweb.usmd.edu/ Eligible for online registration after meeting with an advisor Registration
Now, how do I pay for this…. OK, I’m registered
Pay cashier or be billed FACTS Tuition Payment Plan (zero down until Jan. 2) Tuition is $137.60 per billable hour (In-county) 3 credit class = $412.80 Approximately $1,600 per semester (based on 12 billable hrs) Tuition and Payment
FACTS Monthly Payment Plan FACTS Enroll by date FACTS Down Payment FACTS Number of Payments Months of payments Example for 12 billable hours (in county tuition rate) Until Jan. 3 none 5 Jan-May $0 down: 5 payments of $312.96 Jan. 4 through Jan. 22 20% (of total tuition) 4 Feb-May $312.96 down: 4 payments of $312.96 After Jan. 22 40% 3 March-May $625.92 down: 3 payments of $312.96 Tuition is due on January 15 by paying in full or setting up FACTS. If you register after Jan. 15 payment or FACTS is due at the time of registration
General Eligibility: GED or high school diploma must be obtained prior to receiving financial aid (concurrently enrolled students will not qualify) For federal financial aid programs, male students must register for the selective service Student must maintain satisfactory academic progress to continue to get aid Financial Aid
Eligibility for Specific Programs: Apply on time! March 1 priority deadline! Institutional Deadline – April 1 Pell grant awards are based on the student’s enrollment status; however, some federal and state aid programs require full-time enrollment. Financial Aid
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at www.fafsa.ed.gov www.fafsa.ed.gov Application is FREE Use last year’s income taxes to complete Fill out FAFSA on the Web worksheet first to use as a guide when completing the online form Online signatures and PINs Financial Aid
Scholarship applications: Check libraries and online Be aware of early deadlines Apply for Carroll Foundation Scholarships in Mar/Apr Check Financial Aid Office bulletin boards and web pages Financial Aid
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