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Course Offerings and Workshops

SSC 101: College Success Seminar

The College Success Seminar is a 3 credit open-elective course designed to provide you with the skills, knowledge and confidence necessary to be a successful college student. In addition to the topics listed below, the seminar also provides ongoing, personalized academic advising to help you adjust to college smoothly and to develop effective education plans.

Topics include:

  • Adjusting to college and college life
  • Improving important academic skills (test-taking, problem-solving, note-taking, etc.)
  • Exploring study strategies and personal learning styles
  • Developing career exploration, research and planning skills
  • Building self-confidence and success-oriented attitudes


SSC 091: Learning Support for Mathematics

This 1 credit course offers academic support for students enrolled in mathematics courses. It is primarily designed as a companion course for pre-algebra and elementary algebra courses and focuses on the process of learning mathematics and study skills specific to mathematics. Topics include learning strategies, reading and writing mathematics, anxiety reduction and test- taking techniques. This course fulfills no elective requirement.

For more information on SSC course offerings, please contact Tom Gerecke (LW 114, ext. 21232)


SSAC Workshops

The Student Support and Advising Center offers a verity of academic workshops throughout the year designed to improve personal and academic success strategies.

For more information on SSAC Workshops please contact Marty Rodweller (DS 101, ext. 4287)

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