Students often find it difficult to adjust to the rigors of the college curriculum. Many report that they did not find it necessary to apply themselves in high school to perform adequately. Additionally they recognize that parents and teachers often played a large role in helping them stay organized and managing their time. Consequently, they may have never developed effective study habits and their academic performance is college suffers. Students without effective strategies for studying and time management often feel overwhelmed and anxious about tests and other demands.
For students who want or need assistance developing academic skills, we offer guidance in
- Time Management
- Controlling Test Anxiety
- Efficient Study Techniques
Academic Skills Resources
Click on the links below for text or audio versions of resources offered to enhance study skills. In addition to these titles, we have several other pamphlets and books available in the Counseling Services office.
Preparing for Exams (mp3)
Objective Examinations (mp3)
Essay Exams (mp3)
Learning Math (mp3)
Successful Notetaking (wav)
Tutoring for specific subjects is offered through the Learning Center.
Academic accommodations for students with disabilities are addressed through Disability Services.