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WINTER

2013

KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

CONTINUING EDUCATION KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE 2001 Oriental Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11235 Tel: (718) 368-5050 / Fax: (718) 368-5200 www.kingsborough.edu


SAT Test Preparation Most colleges and universities require applicants to take a three-hour standardized entrance examination called the SAT. College-bound students must present evidence of academic promise, and the SAT test can be helpful in gaining acceptance. A test of this significance should be taken seriously. Come to Kingsborough Community College to receive the most thorough preparation available! Kingsborough Community College’s Office of Continuing Education has developed a dynamic test preparation course for both the PSAT and SAT. The course will help you approach the test with a confident and positive attitude! Instruction includes a full review of all the verbal and math topics on the SAT, including:

Verbal & Written Skills Review •• Vocabulary

•• Literal comprehension •• Grammar and English usage •• Sentence completions •• High-frequency word list •• Written English •• Extended reasoning •• Critical reading •• Preparation for the essay component

Math Skills

•• Math fundamentals •• Algebraic manipulations •• Algebra II •• Geometric reasoning •• Graphic equations (Grid-in questions) •• Interpretation of data •• Elimination techniques •• Problem-solving •• Applied Math questions

Test Skills •• Review

•• Study habits •• Test-taking approach •• Self-confidence •• Controlling anxiety •• Simulation of actual testing conditions


The SAT test may be the most important test that you ever take as high SAT scores will help you get into the college of your choice. Continuing Education has developed a test preparation course to help you approach the SAT test with a confident and positive attitude.

You Will:

•• Become familiarized with the test and basic test-taking techniques. •• Review the test directions •• Take diagnostic exams under simulated test conditions •• Receive an analysis of each score •• Benefit from the assurance derived from preparation •• Receive instruction in essay writing

The classes are small to allow for intensive individualized instruction from our faculty. There are individual and group advisement, financial aid and scholarships. A workshop for parents and guardians is included in the last session. Kingsborough Community College’s Office of Continuing Education designed this program with classes that are deliberately small to allow for intensive individualized instruction from our expert faculty. There are individual and group sessions with certified counselors who specialize in college advisement, financial aid, and scholarships. The last session of each course is open to family members looking for more information and personalized consultation. Remember, our training will help you perform and score higher on the SAT standardized test.

RTP 01 SAT Preparation (T)

$285

Sat 9am-1pm January 19-March 23 OR Sun 9am-1pm January 20-March 24 An intensive course for high school students preparing for the May 4, 2013 SAT examination, this course provides expert advice and instruction. Certified instructors provide review and practice under simulated test conditions to help prepare students for the verbal reasoning, essay portion, and problem-solving skills measured by the test. Study skills, coaching and test-taking tips are provided, as well as individual and group conferences with a certified college counselor. Please bring your test-prep book to your first class. The book is available at the Kingsborough Community College bookstore located near the cafeteria. Students should also bring lunch to each class session. For general information, visit our website: www.kingsborough.edu


Registration Info Sign up now to prepare for the SAT test. Only $285 for 40 hours of instruction, plus a $25 non-refundable registration fee.

By Mail: You can mail in your registration prior to the start of class. Complete the form below and be sure to include your check or money order for all fees payable to and mail to: Kingsborough Community College Continuing Education Registration, Room M-233 2001 Oriental Boulevard, Box C Brooklyn, NY 11235 Time permitting, we will confirm your registration prior to the first class.

By Phone:

(718) 368-5050

Phone registrations are accepted using VISA or MasterCard, Monday through Friday, 9:30am - 4:30pm

By Fax:

(718) 368-5200

You can fax your registration using VISA or MasterCard, seven days a week, 24 hrs. a day.

In-Person | Days: Wednesday, January 2, 2013 through Friday, February 1, 2013, from 9am-4pm in Room A-205 in the Administration Building, 2nd floor.

In-Person | Evenings: Monday, January 14, 2013 through Thursday, January 24, 2013 from 6-9pm in Room U-219. Monday, January 28, 2013 through Thursday, January 31, 2013 from 6-9pm in Room A205 in the Administration Building, 2nd floor.

On-line Registration: At www.kingsborough.edu and click on the Continuing Education link.

Refunds: Full refunds (minus the $25 non-refundable registration fee) will be made to any registrant who submits a request in writing, to the Office of Continuing Education before the first session of the course. No refunds will be made once a course has begun. Information Hot Line: (718) 368-5052 WINTER 2013 CONTINUING EDUCATION REGISTR ATION FORM KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE Last Name

First Name

School

Birth Date

Social Security # Grade

Male

Address

Apt. #

City

Zip

State

Course

Day

Time

RTP-01

Sat OR Sun

9am-1pm

Female

Title

Tuition

SAT Prep

$285.00

Registration Fee

$25.00

License Plate #

Parking (tax included)

$22.00

Total $ Kingsborough Community College Continuing Education Registration, Room M-233 2001 Oriental Boulevard, Box C Brooklyn, NY 11235

*Payable one time per semester **Parking Permits available on a first-come, first-served basis

PAYMENT METHOD: Check

Bank Check

Money Order

Credit Card:

VISA

MasterCard

Name on Card Account Number

Exp. Date

Signature

3-Digit Authorization

NOTICE OF POSSIBLE CHANGES Programs, locations, requirements and courses are subject to change without advance notice. Tuition and fees set forth in this publication are similarly subject to change.


SAT Test Preparation Winter 2013