Pre-College Programs at Guttman offer you a variety of options to help prepare you for college and ensure your success.
Math Start at Guttman prepares associate degree-seeking students for a strong start in college. In a collaborative, student-centered learning environment, you’ll enhance your understanding of math and prepare for college-level coursework. Math Start at Guttman is an intensive seven-week program for incoming students who are eligible based on their CUNY proficiency index. Math Start is designed to help you boost your math proficiency and earn math course credits more quickly upon matriculation.
When you participate in the Math Start program, you’ll have the opportunity to:
Prepare for college-level math classes;
Gain early access to Guttman’s superior faculty and resources, including a specialized College Success Seminar and one-on-one college advisement;
Enroll directly into a 3-credit math course to fulfill CUNY’s general education requirement in Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning;
Enter your chosen Program of Study/major courses earlier, saving tuition and financial aid for courses that count toward your degree.
College Now at Guttman gives qualified New York City Public High School students the opportunity to enroll in courses that earn college credit and to participate in academic enrichment workshops to strengthen the foundation for their academic success. The program enables you to develop academic momentum toward a college degree, envision options for your future, make informed choices about college, and learn how your education can lead to rewarding careers.
When you participate in the College Now program, you’ll have the opportunity to:
Earn college credits before high school graduation.
Interact directly with Guttman faculty, course content, and the college environment.
Prepare for a smooth transition from high school to college.
Save tuition and financial aid for future courses that count toward your degree.
How to Apply
Provide a copy of your high school transcript to confirm eligibility.
Submit a (provided once we determine your eligibility).