FRCC College Now!


Eagle Ridge Academy is recognized as an accredited location for Front Range Community College.

Through this partnership and the “College Now” program, students have the opportunity to take more

than 30 credits toward an Associate of Arts degree. These classes are offered at the high school site

either by Front Range Community College instructors who travel to the high school, or by qualified high

school instructors who teach college-level courses. Students receive high school and college credit for

the courses taken, and the high school pays the students’ tuition for approved courses. For more

information about Front Range Community College classes and academic programs, students are

encouraged to check out www.frontrange.edu.

So you want to take college classes? Here's what you need to know....

Step #1 -  Complete College Now Interest Form 

Step #2 - Attend the Front Range Info Night

Step #3 - Apply to Front Range Community College and receive your S#

Apply to FRCC through www.frontrange.edu and 

complete the College Opportunity Fund (COF). 

Step #4 -  Take the Accuplacer  (Bring your S# with you)

Step #5 Complete Concurrent Enrollment Paperwork

Step #6 - FRCC Registration

Step # 7 - Get ready to take your college class! Buy Books and Pay Fees.






FALL 2016 TEXTBOOKS

posted Aug 8, 2016, 7:26 AM by Christine Shock

Fall 2016 Textbook Information:


FRCC Courses offered at ERA

posted Aug 8, 2016, 7:19 AM by Christine Shock   [ updated Aug 8, 2016, 7:24 AM ]

FRCC Courses offered at ERA 
NOT ALL COURSES ARE OFFERED EVERY SEMESTER. 

ENG 121 - ENGLISH COMPOSITION I   

Emphasizes the planning, writing, and revising of compositions, including the development of critical and logical thinking skills. This course includes a minimum of five compositions that stress analytical, evaluative, and persuasive/ argumentative writing.

Credits: 3

COM 115 PUBLIC SPEAKING:

Combines the basic theories of communication with public speech performance skills. Emphasis is on speech preparation, organization, support, audience analysis, and delivery.

Credits: 3

Recommended Preparation: ENG 090 or CCR 092, CCR 093,CCR 094 with appropriate diagnostic score to place into ENG 121.

MAT 121 COLLEGE ALGEBRA:

Includes a brief review of intermediate algebra, equations and inequalities, functions and their graphs, exponential and logarithmic functions, linear and non-linear systems, selection of topics from among graphing of the conic sections, introduction to sequences and series permutations and combinations, the binomial theorem and theory of equations.

Credits: 4

Pre-requisites: MAT 096, MAT 099 or MAT 055 with a grade of "C" or better or appropriate diagnostic scores.

BIO 111 GENERAL COLLEGE BIOLOGY I WITH LAB:

Examines the fundamental molecular, cellular and genetic principles characterizing plants and animals. Includes cell structure and function, and the metabolic processes of respiration, and photosynthesis, as well as cell reproduction and basic concepts of heredity. The course includes laboratory experience. 

Credits: 5

Prerequisite: CCR 092, 093, or 094 or equivalent testing scores. These courses may be taken concurrently.

CHE 101 INTRODUCTION TO CHEMISTRY I WITH LAB

Includes the study of measurements, atomic theory, chemical bonding, nomenclature, stoichiometry, solutions, acid and base, gas laws, and condensed states. Laboratory experiments demonstrate the above concepts qualitatively and quantitatively. Designed for non-science majors, students in occupational and health programs, or students with no chemistry background.

Credits: 5

Prerequisite: MAT 050 ORMAT 055 OR MAT 090 or high school algebra within the last 7 years. Prerequisite: CCR 092, 093, or 094 or equivalent testing scores. These courses may be taken concurrently.

HUM 121 EARLY CIVILIZATIONS:

Introduces students to the history of ideas that have defined cultures through a study of the visual arts, literature, drama, music, and philosophy. It emphasizes connections among the arts, values, and diverse cultures, including European and non-European, from the Ancient world to 1000 C.E.

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: CCR 092, 093, or 094 or equivalent testing scores. These courses may be taken concurrently.

PHI 112 ETHICS:

Examines human life, experience, and thought in order to discover and develop the principles and values for pursuing a more fulfilled existence. Theories designed to justify ethical judgments are applied to a selection of contemporary personal and social issues.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: CCR 092, 093, or 094, or equivalent testing scores. These courses may be taken concurrently.

HIS 247 20TH CENTURY WORLD HISTORY:

Investigates the major political, social, and economic developments, international relationships, scientific breakthroughs, and cultural trends that have shaped the various global regions and nation-states from 1900 to the present. Emphasizes the interactions of global regions and nation-states.

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: CCR 092, 093, or 094 or equivalent testing scores. These courses may be taken concurrently.

PSY 102 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY II:

Focuses on the scientific study of behavior including cognition, language, intelligence, psychological assessment, personality, abnormal psychology, therapy, life span development and social psychology.

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: CCR 092, 093, or 094 or equivalent testing score. These courses may be taken concurrently.

 Information pulled from www.frontrange.edu

FRCC Guidelines for College Classes

posted Aug 8, 2016, 7:17 AM by Christine Shock

2016-17 Guidelines for College Classes

1. Students must maintain an accumulative 3.0 or higher G.P.A. and have passed all classes before applying to join a college class.

 2. Once admitted into college classes students must sustain a 3.0 or higher G.P.A. and not fail any classes.  Failure of a college class may result in the student not participating in the concurrent enrollment program in the future.  A grade of a D in a college class will result in an individual review that could exclude students from taking future college classes.

 3. To be eligible for participation, student must have any and all school fees up-to-date and paid. This includes outstanding balances at other District schools.

 4.  College classes may not substitute for core classes at Eagle Ridge Academy.  Eagle Ridge Academy must follow the high school standards set forth by the State.

 5. Students may only take 2 college classes each semester.  Students will only be allowed to take a total of 9 classes per semester including college classes.

 6.  Students should complete all college classes that Front Range Community College offers at the ERA campus (29 credits)  before applying to take any off-site or online courses.

 7.  Students wishing to earn an Associate’s Degree will need to take summer classes in order to finish the college degree before high school graduation.  ERA does not pay for summer college classes, but will accept the credit if the student brings an official transcript from Front Range Community College.

 8.  ERA pays tuition of the college class if the student receives an A, B, or C in the class.  If the student receives a D or F the family must refund ERA for the full cost of the class’s tuition.

 9.  Front Range Community College fees and books are the financial responsibility of the guardian/student in all cases

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