Cleveland State University

Viking Academic Boot Camp

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is Viking Academic Boot Camp (VABC)?

A: Viking Academic Boot Camp (VABC) is a 6-week intensive summer bridge program for students who have placed into Math 87. The course requires mandatory attendance Monday through Thursday. Successful completion of the program satisfies the Math 87 requirement.

Q: When is Viking Academic Boot Camp?

A: June 30 August 7, 2014

Q: Do I have a choice for time of day?

A: Yes. You can choose
9:00 am 11:30 am OR
5:30 pm 8:00 pm
Monday through Thursday

Q: Who should attend?

A: Any student that takes the math placement test at CSU and places into Math 87.

Q: What are the benefits of attending?

A: VABC saves you time and money. Students are able to prepare for college level courses and have the additional benefits of peer tutoring assistance. VABC also offers instruction on how to study, take notes, tests, and manage time. You will also learn more about campus life and resources!

Q: How much does it cost?

A: The program costs $100. There are no additional fees for materials or books. The course fee will be added to your CampusNet account after you receive your Boot Camp acceptance letter.

Q: How do I apply?

A: Click the application button to apply online now!

Q: Do I need to take the CSU Math Placement test before applying?

A: YES. The test can be found at:

Q: Is there a deadline for applications?

A: Yes. All applications are due by June 20, 2014

More Questions?

Call 216-687-2012 or email

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Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday 9:00am-4pm
Friday 9am-2pm
Campus Location
Main Classroom 233
1899 East 22nd Street

Phone: 216.687.2012
Mailing Address
Tutoring and Academic Success Center
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Avenue, MC 233
Cleveland, OH 44115-2214

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