Student Programs

The Center for College Readiness offers numerous college-preparatory opportunities for students to raise their awareness of the importance of college and to master the skills necessary for their post-secondary careers.

April 14, 2018

This event is aimed toward helping Houston-area students prepare for their AP exams. Students have the opportunity to attend up to two 90-minute review sessions. A college readiness session is available for students only needing one review session. The AP exam review will be led by experienced AP teachers in a variety of subjects and is held on the Rice University campus in Houston, Texas.

Schedule

Session 1: 9-10:30 a.m.
Session 2: 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Note: Classroom size is limited and space cannot be guaranteed in particular subjects. Space is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of the event. Most subjects will be offered twice to maximize availability.

Who should register

High school students enrolled in AP courses and teacher/parent chaperones 

Subjects include (subject to change):
  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP English Language
  • AP English Literature
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Macroeconomics
  • AP Physics I
  • AP Statistics
  • AP U.S. Government
  • AP U.S. History
  • AP World History
  • College Readiness
Registration Fees

Early registration: $45 (by February 28th)
Standard registration: $60 (after February 28th)

Combo Review Package: A $20 discount promo code for the combo package will be provided in the confirmation email when registration is completed for the AP Exam Review at Rice.

Register

AP® is a registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the development and delivery of this program.

Spring 2018

This online course is designed to help students prepare for their AP exams. The AP exam review course will be led by experienced AP teachers in a variety of subjects.

Who Should Register

High school students enrolled in AP courses; limited space.
Note: This course is designed as a supplemental review for students preparing for their AP exams. It is not intended to be taken in lieu of an AP course.

Format

asynchronous modules along with a live, online question and answer session with the master teacher prior to the AP exam

Registration

Register by selecting for the following subject list (subject to change):

Online Course Dates:
 AP Course
 Online Review
 Course date
 Optional Online
 Live/Synchronous Q&A session
 2018 Test date
 Chemistry
 
 April 23 – May 7
 Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Monday, May 7, 2018
 U.S. History
 April 27 – May 11 
 Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Friday, May 11, 2018
 Biology
 April 30 – May 14
 Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Monday, May 14, 2018
 Calculus AB
 May 1 – May 15
 Monday, May 14, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Tuesday, May 15, 2018
 English Language
 May 2 – May 16
 Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Wednesday, May 16, 2018
 World History
 May 3 – May 17
 Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 7 – 8:30 p.m. Central time
 Thursday, May 17, 2018
Registration Fees

Early registration: $55 (6 weeks from the course start date)

Standard registration: $70 (less than 6 weeks from course start date)

Combo Review Package: A $20 discount promo code for the combo package will be provided in the confirmation email when registration is completed for the AP Exam Review at Rice.

System Requirements

This course utilizes the Canvas platform and includes the use of high-quality videos and a synchronous session in Blackboard Collaborate. For maximum performance, we recommend these system requirements for the Canvas platform. Additionally, the synchronous sessions in Blackboard Collaborate require a headset with a microphone. If your operating system does not meet the system requirements set forth, we cannot guarantee a quality learning experience. Please verify that your computer meets the minimum requirements prior to registering for the course.

AP® is a registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the development and delivery of this program.

 

Rice University offers a variety of enrichment opportunities for K-12 students to expand their knowledge and skills. The broad range of programs offered throughout the year are designed to educate and inspire K-12 students in arts, science, math, athletics, music and more. To see a comprehensive list of all of the development opportunities available to students, visit Rice University’s K-12 Initiatives website.