Bridge to Success

Ramp up your college success strategies.

Bridge to Success is an intensive pre-semester transition program for new SUNY Broome students. Students who are accepted into career and technology programs are invited to participate based on their placement assessment results in Reading Comprehension. At the end of the program, students are given the opportunity to retake their Reading Comprehension Assessment, often improving course placement, resulting in accelerated progress towards graduation. Students do not pay any fees for this valuable program. All academic materials are provided.

The goals of the program are:

  • To accelerate graduation requirements
  • To increase opportunities for college success
  • To improve reading comprehension by practicing active reading strategies
  • To improve test taking strategies and reduce test anxiety
  • To improve note taking skills
  • To improve critical thinking development
  • To understand how to maximize learning styles
  • To explore college life by developing personal and social skills
  • To form relationships with future classmates and begin to build your college network of friends

Schedule and Registration Information

The Bridge to Success Program is for newly accepted and invited students who have taken the Placement Assessment in Reading Comprehension. Space is limited and students are invited based on their BCC program and their scores on the Placement Assessment in Reading.

For more information and to see if you qualify for the Bridge to Success, please contact Sherry Chandler at (607) 778-5563 or chandlersl@sunybroome.edu.

June 2014 Bridge to Success Brochure

Student Rights and Responsibilities

Once we have confirmed your invitation, you will need to send in the Student Information Form as soon as possible to finalize your registration. All participants will be mailed a campus parking permit and directions upon registration.