Early College Application

Brickman Center, as seen from the path leading towards the terrace, showcasing the blue-glassed tower

Early College Application

Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools – 2019-20

Bryn Athyn College is pleased to offer an Early College program to eligible ANCSS seniors in 2019-20. Seniors accepted into the program earn college credit by taking Bryn Athyn College courses on Bryn Athyn’s campus. Early College students can take up to 3 credits each term, and can choose to take courses in one, two, or all three terms.

Early College Courses

FALL TERM: Wednesday August 28, 2019 – Friday November 15, 2019

COURSE

COURSE AND TIME

CREDITS

INSTRUCTOR

Comm105   Public Speaking, MWF 2:40-3:50 pm

3

Bernhardt, Suzanne
Dan160 Dance Ensemble, MW 7:00-8:50 pm

1.5

Bostock, Jessica
FA128*     Glass Painting, TTh 2:50-5:40 pm

3

Leap, Kenneth
FA140*     Drawing and Painting, TTh 2:50-5:40 pm

3

Gyllenhaal, Martha
Geog110   World Regional Geography, TTh 7:00-8:50 pm

3

Yardumian, Aram
Psyc101   Introductory Psychology, MWF 2:40-3:50 pm

3

Rogers, Kiri K.

 

WINTER TERM: Monday December 2, 2019 – Saturday February 29, 2020

COURSE

COURSE AND TIME

CREDITS

INSTRUCTOR

Comm130*  Foundations of Graphic Design, TTH 4:00-5:50 pm

3

Mill, Carl
Phil102 Introduction to Philosophy, MWF 2:40-3:50 pm

3

Latta, Marcy
PSci101 Introduction to Politics and Governance, MWF 2:40-3:50

3

Rose, D. Greg

 

SPRING TERM: Wednesday March 11, 2020 – Wednesday May 27, 2020

COURSE

COURSE AND TIME

CREDITS

INSTRUCTOR

Anth110   Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, MW 4:00-5:50 pm

3

Yardumian, Aram
CSci180+   Structured Programming, MW 4:00-5:50 pm

3

Simonetti, Neil
Dan160 Dance Ensemble, MW 7:00-8:50 pm

1.5

Bostock, Jessica
Hist/FA160   Art, Culture, and History: Greek Civilization, MW 7:00-8:50 pm

3

Closterman, Wendy
PE103     Life and Health, TTh 3:00-4:10

1

Bryntesson, Hilary J.

* This course requires a lab fee.
+This course requires some previous computing experience, such as making a webpage, use of Excel, or some exposure to a programming language.

Requirements for Admissions

The requirements for admission as an early college student are:

  • Successful completion of junior year at ANCSS.
  • High School cumulative, weighted, GPA of at least 3.3

To apply:

  1. Complete the application formopens in a new window.
  2. Submit an official, current, ANCSS transcript.
  3. Submit a letter of recommendation from an ANCSS guidance counselor, faculty member, or principal, to be uploaded here: https://brynathyn.edu/recommendationopens in a new window

The deadline for completing the early college application is:

  • August 1, 2019 for fall term
  • November 1, 2019 for winter term
  • February 1, 2020 for spring term

There is a $200 registration fee to participate in the program. Once students are accepted and pay the registration fee, they will be registered for courses. Seats in courses are limited. Availability in desired courses will be confirmed at the time of acceptance.