First Year Experience: Focus on College

Credits: 2

Prerequisite: None

Co-Requisite: none

This course is designed to assist students in exploring and developing the academic skills necessary to succeed in college and as a self-directed, life-long learner as well as the personal skills to manage their college life and set them up for success in their future careers. Students will be introduced to college and community resources and tools for academic success, including skills in stress management, financial literacy, critical thinking and creative problem-solving. They will develop their ability to articulate their long-term goals; they will demonstrate appreciation for diversity and understanding of self as civic and global citizens.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): 2