Performance Summer Math Bridge Program
This program is designed for incoming freshmen whose math placement is lower than desired. Students will be matched with a Math Coach who provides academic and “transition to campus” support during the summer.
Overview of Summer 2013 Program:
This is an online summer program and the objective of Peak Performance Mathematics Summer Bridge Program is to provide an opportunity for eligible students to improve their Math Placement score and position themselves better academically.
Participants are expected to work in MyMathLab, (an online mathematics
learning environment), communicate weekly with a Math Coach and remain in the
program for a minimum of 6 weeks. Last start date available is July 4th;
this gives the student until August 15th to complete the 6 week
program. They can start at any time during Freshman Orientation, but no later
than July 4th.
- Incoming Freshman (or Freshman transfer student)
- Students who place below the first math class required for their major.
Not restricted to specific majors, all motivated freshman are eligible. Students from the following degree groups are especially encouraged to participate:
- Mathematics and Statistics
- Physics and Astronomy
- Chemistry and Biochemistry
- Environmental Science
- Elementary Education
- Secondary Education- Math or Sciences
- Athletic Training
Registration for Program
During Freshman Orientation: Advisor will assess ALEKS score and
interest area. If student is eligible - advisor will recommend Peak Performance.
Peak Performance staff will register
student for program.
Our Math Coaches
Our Math Coaches are current NAU students who are trained in the math learning program. Our coaches will support and help students navigate through the math content and can ease the transition to NAU campus life.