The First-Year Experience Program offers first-year students the opportunity to participate in academic learning communities with other students who share a common theme, inquiry, or set of concerns. It is part of what sets the freshman year experience apart at NJCU.
The instructors work closely to develop a unified curriculum and support system for students, creating assignments that speak to and build on one another and that align assessment standards and tools.
Course work emphasizes:
For additional information about the NJCU First Year Experience Program, visit our main website area or contact Hilary Englert, program coordinator, at 201.200.3099 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tier One: First Developmental Semester
(AREA E – Multicultural Studies [African/African American Studies])
The Black Experience
Orientation To College
Tier Two: Second Developmental Semester
(AREA D – Humanities [Literature]) *Evenings*
Stories of Immigration
Reading and Study Skills
Tier Three: First College-Level Semester
(FYE Seminar –Political Science)
English Composition I
Tier Four: Second College-Level Semester
(All University Requirements)
English Composition II
Writing Lab II