After finishing the two-year core program graduates may apply to either Transition Year or Bridge Year.
Transition Year is a ten month, independent-living program. It is for most graduates of the Threshold two-year core program.Students apply the skills they learned to:
Transition Year is the next step after a student's on-campus experience. Teaching takes place on job sites, on campus, and in students' off-campus apartments. After fulfilling the requirements of Transition Year, students earn three more college credits and a certificate.
Transition Year Academics (course descriptions)
Bridge Year is for a small number of graduates who need to improve their jobs skills, living independently, and social skills. Students live on campus before moving to an apartment and getting a paid job.For nine months students learn:
For most students who complete Bridge Year successfully, the next step is Threshold's Transition Year.Bridge Year Academics (course descriptions)
Majors and Curriculum
First Year Curriculum
Second Year Curriculum
Post Graduate Programs
Residence and Student Life
Admissions and Financial Aid
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Threshold Alumni Center
800.999.1959, extension 8181
Office of Admissions/Threshold ProgramLesley University29 Everett StreetCambridge, Massachusetts 02138-2790
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