Many promising high school students will now have the opportunity to take their first steps toward a Norfolk State University degree with the Fast Start program. Through Norfolk State’s partnership with ModernStates.org, a website featuring more than 30 free, high-quality courses, you can gain assured admission into NSU by earning free college credit. This partnership will create new opportunities for Virginia students to take giant leaps in their education with a new pathway to Norfolk State University.
Modern States, a philanthropy, will be covering the entire cost of the Fast Start program.
The free online courses are located on ModernStates.org and there are corresponding CLEP exams offered by The College Board that you’ll have to take.
Complete 4 courses + pass the CLEP exams (paid for by Modern States) equaling the credit of a full semester at Norfolk State, WHICH CAN SAVE A STUDENT APPROXIMATELY $5,000.
Complete 8 courses + pass the CLEP exams (paid for by Modern States) and earn credit for your Freshman Year for Free™ at NSU, WHICH CAN SAVE A STUDENT APPROXIMATELY $10,000!