College Success

The Educational College Success course is a requirement for all first-time developmental students who are not TSI complete. This course is also required of all students (including transfer students) with grade point averages below 2.0.

This course covers strategies for learning and success. This course also examines factors that underlie learning, success, and personal development in higher education. Topics covered include information processing, memory, strategic learning, self-regulation, goal setting, motivation, educational and career planning, and learning styles. Techniques of study such as time management, listening and note taking, text marking, library and research skills, preparing for examinations, and utilizing learning resources are also covered.

This course develops students’ academic skills that apply to all disciplines.

Courses Faculty Staff Resources

Faculty
Name E-mail Phone Location
Bean, Dr. Lydia llbean 956-872-6432 PCN P2.124
Botello, Jorge jlbotell 956-973-7636 WESL G137
Lung, Auristela alung 956-488-5857 STARR E2.620
Miller, Terrence tmiller 956-973-7656 WESL G149
Rodriguez, Ricardo rickrod 956-872-6775 PCN J2.1004

For faculty not listed, please contact the department.

Staff
Name E-mail Phone Location
Veliz, Jessica jvamaya 956-872-6706 Pecan P2.116