College 101

A Free, Firsthand College Experience

 College 101 gives you the opportunity to earn college credits completely cost-free even before you start your junior or senior years of high school! This program not only gives you the chance to get ahead academically and financially, but it also gives you the opportunity to carve out your place at Fisher College. Learn more about College 101 and how it can benefit you.

Snapshot of College 101

Opportunity for Networking
College 101

At College 101, you will have the opportunity to advance your career by building connections with Fisher faculty and staff.

College Friends are Life Friends

You take your College 101 courses with a cohort of other high school students who become your friends for the summer, and possibly even for your future at Fisher.

Meet Katie

The first in her family to go to college, Katie Bonilla graduated from College 101 in 2017. 

College 101 Courses


Monday/Wednesday on campus, Tuesday/Thursday remote (8:00-9:15am)

This course is an introduction to the scientific study of behavior. The introductory readings and lectures demonstrate how psychology has emerged as a distinct social science. The following areas are studied: the nervous system and its relationship to behavior, sensory processes, learning, cognition, testing, and individual differences.

Graduate Student on Laptop

Monday/Wednesday on campus, Tuesday/Thursday remote (8:00-9:15am)

This course will introduce students to the principles, concepts and techniques involved in the four basic functions of management:planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. A historical review of management theories and philosophies will be included. Special emphasis will be placed on individual and group behavior, communications, leadership, motivation, culture, and ethics as they relate to management practices and the decision making process.

Criminal Justice

Monday/Wednesday on campus, Tuesday/Thursday remote (8:00-9:15am)

This course provides an overview of the history and present day  operation of the criminal justice process in the United States. Students will analyze the role, responsibility, and authority of each of the components of the system: police, courts, corrections, and the  underlying principles and values of justice. Additionally, students will learn various methods of writing as they pertain to the discipline of criminal justice, such as article critiques; annotated bibliographies; reaction papers; police, probation, and parole reports; agency case studies; and policy analysis papers.

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