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Summer College

  • Summer College for High School Students

    Summer College is a program that allows high school students entering their junior or senior year in fall to register for online credit bearing classes at SUNY Erie Community College during the months of July and August. This is a great opportunity to explore a future career and get a jump-start on college at a discounted rate.

    The benefits of Summer College:

    • Get started on your college education before you graduate.
    • Take college courses online for one third the cost of tuition plus fees.
    • All courses are SUNY General Education approved courses.
    • Courses are transferable to all SUNY colleges and most private colleges/universities with a C or better.
    • Learn how to use Blackboard.
  • Course Offerings

    College Composition (EN 110: 3 credit hours, $339.00 total)
    A course designed to develop writing skills through a variety of writing tasks. The course will emphasize the use of rhetorical strategies in development of ideas, mastery of basic scholarly conventions, and application of critical thinking skills. Reading selections support the aims of the course. A documented research paper is required. It is highly recommended that students have completed 11th grade Regents English and have achieved an 85% on the Regents exam.
    Online Textbook required approx. $30.00
    Fulfills SUNY General Education – Basic Communication
    Instructor: Chris Pulinski

    General Psychology (PS 100: 3 credit hours, $339.00 total)
    Topics may include but are not limited to the nature of psychology as a science, statistical analysis, biological foundations of behavior, sensation, perception, conditioning and learning, motivation, cognitive processes, reactions to stress, and mental health.
    No textbook required.
    Fulfills SUNY General Education – Social Science
    Instructor: Erikson Neilans

    Introductory Statistics I (MT 143: 4 credit hours, $452.00 total)
    This four-credit course includes concepts and computer skills which are valuable in a variety of life and work applications, as well as in more advanced coursework. This course will include topics from descriptive and inferential statistics, such as graphing, measures of central tendency and dispersion, probability frequency distributions, Central Limit Theorem, the normal distribution, sampling concepts, estimation, hypothesis testing, linear regression, correlation, utilization of a statistical software package, interpretation of computer output, and explaining and interpreting statistical analysis. It is recommended students will have successfully completed Algebra 2.
    No textbook required.
    Fulfills SUNY General Education – Mathematics
    Instructor: Susan Rothwell

    Digital Photography (AT 222: 3 credit hours, $339.00 total)
    This course is an introduction to digital imaging as it relates to photographic practice, theory, and history. Assignments will emphasize technical skills and conceptual development. Students will learn basic digital image manipulation, input and output strategies using digital cameras and creative camera controls. Students must have their own digital camera with adjustable exposure and focus.
    No textbook required.
    Fulfills SUNY General Education – The Arts
    Instructor: Nate Naetzker

  • Need Help?

    Distance Learning

    Pat Ryan
    South Campus
    Room 4118A
    4041 Southwestern Blvd
    Orchard Park, NY 14127
    P: (716) 270-2869
  • 2018 Online Summer Course Deadlines

    1. Register by June 1st
    2. Tuition Due by June 22nd
    3. Orientation June 25th
    4. Classes Start July 2nd

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