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FYE 105 - Achieving Academic Success

Introduces new students to strategies that promote academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal success in the college environment. Aims to foster a sense of belonging, promote engagement in the curricular and co-curricular life of the college, and provide opportunities for students to develop academic plans that align with career and life goals. Lecture: 3.0 credits (45 contact hours).

FYE 105 is an excellent three credit hour elective for incoming freshman and students with less that 24 credit hours and covers the following content.

  • Career Exploration
  • Educational Planning
  • Registration/Advising
  • Campus Resources
  • College Etiquette
  • College Policies and Procedures
  • College Literacy
  • Information Technology/Electronic Resources
  • Self-Analysis
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • Note-Taking and Study Strategies
  • Critical Thinking
  • Financial Literacy
  • Self-Management
  • Diversity

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Conquer your fears about freshmen year! Need help with test-taking skills? Wondering which classes will transfer? Confused about your career path? Naviagte BCTC Website Explore Major Areas of Interest Stay on Top of your Finances Know Degree, Technical & Certificate Programs Participate in Clubs and Activities Balance Life and School Create an Academic Plan Connect with a Diverse Freshmen Community Utilize Study Strategies Stay Healthy in Body, Mind & Spirit Tap Campus Resources Contact Laura Williams at Image Map


Professor Laura Williams - FYE Coordinator
Cooper Campus
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