Certificate or degree seeking students who score into two or more basic skills courses on the ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, or Accuplacer will be required to enroll in and successfully complete (COL 1003) Strategies for College Success during their first semester. Students will be required to enroll in Strategies for College Success each subsequent semester until they successfully complete the course.
Note: Transfer students who have successfully completed at least 12 credit hours from an accredited institution will be exempt from COL 1003 Strategies for College Success.
All students seeking a degree will be assigned to the Advising Center. The Advising Center is staffed with professional advisors who will assist the student in choosing appropriate courses each semester and will direct students requiring support services. Students participating in the TRIO Student Support Services program or Career Pathways Initiative will be advised by professional advisors within those programs.