MATH BOOT CAMP
The boot camp is open to all degree-seeking undergraduate students who wish to:
1. Place into a higher level mathematics course by achieving a better score on the ALEKS Math Placement Exam.
2. Improve their success in their next mathematics course or mathematics course currently underway.
3. Review and improve their ability in mathematics after a long absence (one year of more).
The boot camp is required for the following two groups of students before enrolling in their next mathematics course:
a. Students attempting the same mathematics course for the third time (or any subsequent attempt).
b. All students entering FAU in their first year (FTIC students) who received a grade of C- or below, a Withdrawal (W) or an NC grade in their last mathematics course and who completed the spring semester with an un-recalculated FAU GPA of below 2.0 (based on the original grade before application of the NC grade).
Students may enroll in as many boot camps as they please.
Students should understand that success in mathematics, as in any field, requires effort. In addition to participation in a boot camp, students should:
BOOT CAMP INFORMATION
The cost for each boot camp is $200. Participants will be required to complete a minimum of 36 hours. To qualify for certain permits, students will also be required to reach a required minimum score on the placement exam given at the end of the Boot Camp. Additional fees will include $33 ALEKS placement and Learning Modules that will be used during the Boot Camp.
You can repeat the MBC program to further elevate your test scores for a discounted fee of $150 within one year of the last full fee course attended. If you are a returning student, and would like to repeat a course, simply call our office - 561.297.1036 for instructions.
Non-degree-seeking students and non-FAU students may enroll in a boot camp on a space availability basis.
BOOT CAMP DATES
MAY BOOT CAMP
|JULY BOOT CAMP||AUGUST BOOT CAMP||SEPTEMBER (FALL) BOOT CAMP|
|MAY 6 - 14||JULY 1 - 31||AUGUST 9 - 17||SEPTEMBER 1 - 30|
SE BLDG. ROOM 340
11:00AM - 4:00PM
MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 1:15PM
& 2:30PM - 4:30PM
FRIDAYS - 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Wednesday, Aug. 9
3:00PM - 9:00PM
Thursday, (8/10) - 3:00PM - 9:00PM
Friday (8/11), Satuday (8/12) & Sunday (8/13)
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Monday (8/14), Tuesday (8/16) &
3:00PM - 9:00PM
MONDAY - 4:00PM - 7:00PM
TUESDAY - 10:00AM - 6:00PM
WEDNESDAY - 4:00PM - 7:00PM
THURSDAY - 10:00AM - 6:00PM
*For more information please contact Wendy Kasten at 561-297-1036 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.