How to Earn 72 Hours (taking just one course)

(from Washington, DC)

 
 
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All-in-One: Washington, DC

No city better represents America’s triumphs and tragedies than its capital, Washington, DC. Here is where the country’s fate – and often that of other nations as well – is determined by politicians, judges and, sometimes, ordinary citizens. On field trips crisscrossing the city you’ll visit many of the historic monuments, memorials and locales that you’ll study in the classroom, providing you with a unique opportunity to better understand America’s capital and how it continues to help shape history both at home and abroad.

Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 72 credit hours.


When will this course be offered?

Thursday, November 7, 2019 thru Sunday, November 10, 2019


What's the class schedule?

Thursday

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 8:00 p.m. Class will be held on the campus of Catholic University.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

Friday

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

Saturday

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher

Sunday

  • Class begins at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 1:30 p.m.

Important: Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post-assignment.  The pre-assignment will be sent to students two weeks before the start of class.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of the course ends.

Students can also expect to spend 1-2 hours each day after class working on independent projects.


How much is tuition and what does it include?

The price of tuition without accommodations is $629 and includes the following:

  • daily $10 contribution toward meals as you’re touring the city on Thursday, Friday and Saturday (total $30)

  • copy of the guidebook 111 Places in Washington That You Must Not Miss

  • a public transportation pass to get around Washington, DC with your teacher

  • all costs associated with the course (there are no additional material or activity fees!)


Please note that airfare to/from Washington, DC — as well as meals and accommodations — is not included.

How many credit hours will I earn?

Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 72 credit hours.

How soon will I receive my educational certificate?
Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post assignment.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of their course ends.  Once a student satisfactorily completes their post assignment, they’ll receive their educational certificate via email 17 days after the final class session.

Students who require their certificate sooner should request their final assignment in advance by contacting BMCC.  Please note that BMCC needs two days from the date a student submits their final assignment to issue an educational certificate to them.

Please click here for additional information about classes and Washington, DC.

 
 
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New Orleans: Here and There

(from New York City)

New Orleans is known as “The Big Easy,” so this course is designed to be a “big easy” way for you to earn 6 credits getting to know this amazing city’s history, traditions, arts and culture! Your tuition includes a 3-night stay the Drury Inn Hotel and Suites which is conveniently located near many of the top attractions that make New Orleans so special.

When will this course be offered?

This course consists of two parts:

  • Part One takes place in New York City on Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 3, 2019

  • Part Two takes place in New Orleans on Thursday, November 21 thru Saturday, November 23, 2019

What’s the class schedule?

Part One:

Saturday, November 2, 2019

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m.

  • Class will be held at BMCC in Manhattan.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m.

  • Class will be held at BMCC in Manhattan.

Part Two:

Thursday, November 21, 2019

  • Class begins at 4:30 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 22, 2019

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

Important: Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post-assignment.  The pre-assignment will be sent to students one week before the start of class.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of the course ends.

How much is tuition and what does it include?

The price of tuition is $729 and includes the following:

  • 3 nights at the Drury Inn Hotel & Suites

  • 3 continental breakfasts

  • a public transportation pass to get around New Orleans with your teacher

  • all costs associated with the class (there are no additional material or activity fees!)

Please note the following:

  • In regard to Part One of the course, the cost of airfare to/from New York City — as well as meals and accommodations — is not included.

  • In regard to Part Two of the course, the cost of airfare to/from New Orleans is not included. The course does include 3 nights accommodation at the Drury Inn Hotel & Suites as well as 3 continental breakfasts.

How many credit hours will I earn?

Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 72 credit hours.

How soon will I receive my educational certificate?
Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post assignment.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of their course ends.  Once a student satisfactorily completes their post assignment, they’ll receive their educational certificate via email 10 days after the final class session.

Students who require their certificate sooner should request their final assignment in advance by contacting BMCC.  Please note that BMCC needs two days from the date a student submits their final assignment to issue an educational certificate to them.

Please click here for additional information about classes and the city of New Orleans.

 
 
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New Orleans: Here and There

(from Washington, DC)

New Orleans is known as “The Big Easy,” so this course is designed to be a “big easy” way for you to earn 6 credits getting to know this amazing city’s history, traditions, arts and culture! Your tuition includes a 3-night stay the Drury Inn Hotel and Suites which is conveniently located near many of the top attractions that make New Orleans so special.

When will this course be offered?

This course consists of two parts:

  • Part One takes place in Washington, DC on Saturday, January 11, 2020 and Sunday, January 12, 2020

  • Part Two takes place in New Orleans on Thursday, January 30, 2020 thru Saturday, February 1, 2020

 

What’s the class schedule?

Part One:

Saturday, January 11, 2020

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m.

  • Class will be held on the campus of Catholic University.

Sunday, January 12, 2020

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m.

  • Class will be held on the campus of Catholic University.

Part Two:

Thursday, January 30, 2020

  • Class begins at 4:30 p.m. and ends at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, January 31, 2020

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

Saturday, February 1, 2020

  • Class begins at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m.

  • Learning will take place both in the classroom and during field trips around the city with your teacher.

 

Important: Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post-assignment.  The pre-assignment will be sent to students one week before the start of class.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of the course ends.

 

How much is tuition and what does it include?

The price of tuition is $739 and includes the following:

  • 3 nights at the Hampton Inn & Suites New Orleans Downtown

  • 3 continental breakfasts

  • a public transportation pass to get around New Orleans with your teacher

  • all costs associated with the class (there are no additional material or activity fees!)

 

Please note the following:

  • In regard to Part One of the course, the cost of airfare to/from Washington, DC — as well as meals and accommodations — is not included.

  • In regard to Part Two of the course, the cost of airfare to/from New Orleans is not included. The course does include 3 nights accommodation at the Hampton Inn & Suites New Orleans Downtown as well as 3 continental breakfasts.

 

How many credit hours will I earn?

Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 72 credit hours.

 

How soon will I receive my educational certificate?
Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post assignment.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of their course ends.  Once a student satisfactorily completes their post assignment, they’ll receive their educational certificate via email 10 days after the final class session.

Students who require their certificate sooner should request their final assignment in advance by contacting BMCC.  Please note that BMCC needs two days from the date a student submits their final assignment to issue an educational certificate to them.

 

Please click here for additional information about classes and the city of New Orleans.

 
 
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All-in-One: New York City

New York, New York, the city so nice, they named it twice! Your classroom hours are combined with tours of iconic local destinations, so get ready for four amazing days!

When will this course be offered?

  • Thursday, October 24, 2019 thru Sunday, October 27, 2019


What's the class schedule?

Thursday

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m. Class will be held at BMCC in Manhattan.

  • Today we’ll dig into  “Iconic New York City” with an overview of the sites you know from movies and TV, then ask ourselves the question: How did New York become the financial and cultural center of the US? To get some answers, we’ll take a trip to the Museum of the City of New York then end our day in Times Square after sunset, where you can experience the true dazzle of the heart of the city.

 Friday

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m.

  • This morning we’ll hit the streets after class for a walking tour of downtown with stops at the famous Wall Street Charging Bull statue, the Oculus, Smorgasburg, and the 9/11 Memorial. After, you’ll be ready to escape the concrete jungle to the green of Central Park. Pose for photos on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, then become one of the many yearly visitors as you enjoy priceless art. The day will end in the classroom with lessons on immigration, past and present.

 Saturday

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m.

  • Today we’ll experience the richness of the city’s international culture, including a stop in Chinatown, the Museum of the Chinese in America, karaoke and a visit to Koreatown! You’ll have the option to go up to the roof of the Empire State Building on your own or explore Rockefeller Center’s famous landmarks.

 Sunday

  • Class begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 2:30 p.m.

  • This morning you’ll enjoy a walking tour of Harlem before you head home, ready to tell everyone why New York City is the greatest city in the world!

 

Important: Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post-assignment.  The pre-assignment will be sent to students two weeks before the start of class.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of the course ends.

Students can also expect to spend 1-2 hours each day after class working on independent projects.


How much is tuition and what does it include?

The price of tuition without accommodations is $629 and includes the following:

  • admission to a variety of museums and other significant sites

  • a public transportation pass to get around New York City with your teacher

  • all costs associated with the course (there are no additional material or activity fees!)


Please note that airfare to/from New York City — as well as meals and accommodations — is not included.

 

How many credit hours will I earn?

Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 72 credit hours.

 

How soon will I receive my educational certificate?
Students will receive a pre-assignment as well as a post assignment.  Students will complete the post – or final – assignment once the classroom portion of their course ends.  Once a student satisfactorily completes their post assignment, they’ll receive their educational certificate via email 17 days after the final class session.

Students who require their certificate sooner should request their final assignment in advance by contacting BMCC.  Please note that BMCC needs two days from the date a student submits their final assignment to issue an educational certificate to them.

Please click here for additional information about classes and New York City.