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Prepare for College

Spokane Community College (SCC) and Spokane Falls Community College (SFCC) offer affordable College Prep classes that help you get off to a good start.

Who should take College Prep?

Do you fit one or more?

  • You want to start a degree or certificate program

  • You just finished high school or your GED but you have not started college

  • You got your high school diploma or GED a long time ago and you want to refresh your skills

  • You would like to improve your English and math skills

  • You are an Ability to Benefit student

  • English is not your first language

​You will work with an SCC counselor to make sure that College Prep is the right pathway
for you.
 

College Prep Course Details

Classes are organized similarly to college-level credit courses, with similar amounts of homework, student expectations and increased academic difficulty. Daily attendance and participation are expected.  Through this program you will learn important skills and information that are essential for college success.  This course includes the following:

  • Academic reading, grammar and writing skills review

  • Math (applied math/pre-algebra/algebra)

  • Computer skills

  • Study, note taking and time management skills

  • Communication skills, including public speaking

  • Career exploration and development

  • College entry information, resources and assistance with application, registration, testing and financial aid, campus tour
     

Steps to Enroll

  • Email abeinquiry@scc.spokane.edu or call (509) 533-4600.

  • Tell us you are interested in enrolling in the College Prep Program and at which college, SCC or SFCC.

  • We will set up a New Student appointment for you. At the New Student appointment, you will meet a counselor, and take an assessment (not a test) in reading and math.  The appointment will take 2-2 ½ hours.  There is no charge until you enroll in class.

  • Start Classes!

Daytime classes are offered at both as in-person (when allowed) and online at SCC and SFCC.

 

Cost

$25 a quarter, tuition assistance be available to those who qualify.
 

Locations and Schedule

Spokane Community College

Monday through Thursday
Call 509-533-4600 for information and specific times

Students who park on campus must buy a parking pass.
More Information: 509-533-8624

Spokane Falls Community College

Monday through Thursday 
Call 509-533-4600 for information and specific times

Students who park on campus must buy a parking pass.
More Information: 509-533-3555

Rural Locations

Colville: 509-685-2120 or 800-276-8040
Inchelium: 509-722-3702
Ione: 509-442-4290
Newport: 509-447-3553 or 888-323-2399
Pullman: 509-332-2706 or 888-743-4767
Republic: 509-775-3675 or 800-276-8040, ext. 6410

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