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Summer 2023 Jumpstart2NOVA Program Now Available!


Annandale, VA - JumpStart2NOVA returns to offer tuition-free online summer college courses to high school seniors thinking about attending NOVA and scheduled to graduate in the spring of 2023. 

This award-winning program provides an opportunity for high school students to get a jump on their college career while removing the financial burden of paying tuition. Qualified senior high school students can take one 3-credit or 4-credit course, as well as NOVA’s 1-credit Student Development course (SDV 100). The application process is now open and closes at 5 p.m. on April 28th. 

Online Summer Session: Begins May 30 and ends August 9 

NOVA JumpStart Online Course Options

ART 101: History and Appreciation of Art

CST 110: Introduction to Communication

ECO 202: Principles of Microeconomics

ENG 111: College Composition I

ITE 152: Introduction to Digital and Information Literacy and Computer Applications

ITP 150: Python Programming

MTH 154: Quantitative Reasoning

MUS 121: Music in Society

PLS 140: Introduction to Comparative Politics

SDV 100: College Success Skills

SOC 200: Introduction to Sociology

The program is available to public, private, and home school seniors who live in the City of Alexandria, Arlington County, City of Falls Church, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Loudoun County, City of Manassas, City of Manassas Park, or Prince William County.

To learn more about JumpStart2NOVA (including course offerings, eligibility requirements, and how to apply), please visit the Jump Start webpage here. For further questions about the programming, please email jumpstart@nvcc.edu. 

Media Contact: Hoang Nguyen | 703-425-5839 | hdnguyen@nvcc.edu 

Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is the largest public institution of higher learning in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls nearly 80,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield (Medical Education Campus) and Woodbridge, through NOVA Online and high school dual enrollment. We offer more than 100 associate degree and certificate programs to help our students reach their academic and professional goals through university transfers and access to the most in-demand careers. At NOVA, we strive to ensure that every student succeeds, every program achieves and every community prospers. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, visit our website, www.nvcc.eduor call 703.323.3000.