RCBC Spring Ahead Program

Rowan College at Burlington County's Spring Ahead! Program

2016 - 2017

Rowan College at Burlington County offers the RCBC Spring Ahead! Program to high school seniors.  Spring Ahead! is a three-part program:

Rowan College at Burlington County - Information Session:
Come to this informal session and learn about all the exciting programs at Rowan College at Burlington County.  You will receive and review RCBC’s catalog, application form, and college assessment pamphlet.  Information about costs and financial aid programs is presented.
College Skills Assessment:
If at least 10 students complete their online RCBC application by a specified date (including submitting a Transcript Release Form for RCBC to the MHS Guidance Office), students will have the opportunity to take the RCBC College Skills Assessment at MHS.  Extended time requests will be honored similar to MHS testing.   Although SAT’s are not required for RCBC, scores of 540 in Critical Reading and 530 in Math or higher may exempt you from part or all of the assessment.  Additionally, ACT scores of 20 in Math and 23 in Critical Reading or higher may exempt you from part or all of the assessment.  Assessment is 2½ hours.  BRING PENCILS & CALCULATOR!!!
Rowan College at Burlington County - Registration Visit:
The Registration Visit is only for students who have decided to attend RCBC and who have not yet registered for classes. To attend the Registration Visit, students must have already applied to RCBC and must have completed the RCBC College Skills Assessment.  Bus usually leaves by 8:30 a.m.  Program begins at 9:00 a.m. at RCBC's Mount Laurel campus.  Bus will return to MHS at approximately 12:30 p.m.

Dates for 2016-2017 School Year:

Information Session

Monday, November 14, 2016, 8:30 a.m. in the Instructional Theater (IT)

Assessment Test
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
8:30 a.m. in room A123 computer lab
*Students must apply online to RCBC and submit a Transcript Release Form to the MHS Guidance Office by February 1, 2017 to be eligible to take the assessment at MHS.

Registration Visit
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Be sure to sign up in the Guidance Office to attend any part of the RCBC Spring Ahead! program. See your Guidance Counselor with any questions.