CORE Experience

Join a group of 20 or fewer students and explore majors, prepare to transfer, and aim to finish your general education core curriculum in one academic year.

Your Core Experience includes:

  • Core Complete - Complete the General Education Core Curriculum Certificate (CTS) in one year and build a transfer plan in your freshman Core Experience seminar class, COLS 107.
  • Community - As part of Core Experience, you and your cohort take classes together, plan your educational paths and create lasting friendships.
  • Classes Twice a Week - For one academic year, Core Experience students are guaranteed a Tuesday/Thursday schedule of general education core curriculum courses.
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Faculty Mentors & Academic Support
FVCC faculty members are here to support your academic journey and help coordinate with your academic advisor and COLS 107 instructor.
Student Govenment Table
Eligible students enrolled in Core Experience have the potential to earn a $500 scholarship for Fall and Spring semester of their first academic year.
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Technology Support
All Core Experience students have guaranteed access to Chromebooks for the year.

Who Qualifies?

If this is your first semester in college, you are undecided or exploring programs, and plan to transfer after FVCC, you may qualify for Core Experience.

Interested in joining Core Experience? Connect with an academic advisor at 406.756.3880 or