Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) is providing incoming seniors with the tools necessary to succeed in their academic careers. The summer program, Rising Seniors College Application Bootcamp, welcomed a hundred and twenty-five students during August 2nd & 3rd to attend workshops that prepared them for college. Workshops included breakout sessions in writing college essays, navigating the Common Application, how to manage stress, and more.
The Bootcamp was run by PCTI’s Counseling Department and featured guest speaker Jadihel Rodriguez from FDU’s Metropolitan Campus, who answered questions about the college application process.
PCTI Bootcamp Preps Seniors for College
PCTI Guidance Counselors Alima Pudup (Wayne) and Stacey Pinto (Elmwood Park) brainstorm ideas with students for their college essays.
PCTI Guidance Counselor Sara Abdelhadi (North Bergen) hosts a breakout session about how to manage stress.