​​​​​​​​​The English Academy  




English Academy  

Students will work with SMC faculty and writing assistants for an opportunity to enroll directly into English 1! Students who place into English 21A are eligible for this accelerated two-week reading and writing course for a chance to enroll directly into English 1. In the Academy, students work with SMC faculty and writing assistants to strengthen their writing and research skills in preparation for a final paper. Successful students may skip English 21A and enroll directly into English 1 in fall. 

Participants: All new students participating in the First Year Experience (FYE) program who placed into English 21A and desire to take English 1. ​​

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