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Early College

There are a number of great early college opportunities at River Valley Community College, including:

Running Start: The Running Start program allows high school students to take RVCC courses for high school AND college credit while still in high school. Courses offered through the Running Start program are college courses taught at the high school by RVCC college credentialed high school faculty as part of the daily class schedule.

Bridge2College: Bridge2College is River Valley Community College's on campus, college faculty taught early college program formerly called Catch the Wave.  Bridge2College enables high school juniors, seniors, and older homeschooled students to earn college credit for certain courses at a reduced price. 

Pathway2Success: Pathway2Success is an opportunity for high school students to complete more than one year of college by the time they graduate from High School.  It is a concurrent enrollment educational program starting during students' first year of high school where students can earn college credit while also completing the requirements for high school graduation.

eStarteStart is a dual credit program that affords NH high school students the opportunity to take 100% online college courses through the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH), while earning both high school AND college credit simultaneously.


For more information on any of these programs please contact Jerry Appell at jappell@ccsnh.edu, 603-542-7744 ext. 5349.


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