PrepSTEP™ is a dynamic online learning platform that can change the lives of students, through academic success and preparation for today’s workplace. It is packed with powerful resources for self-guided skill building, supplemental development materials, as well as vital tools for career preparation and workforce readiness.
Earning a high school equivalency credential shows that you have high-school-level academic skills. It can help open the door to a better job or career, and a college education. Whether you are taking the GED® test, HiSET®, or TASC™, the practice tests, interactive tutorials, and eBooks in this center will help you prepare.
Taking the time to prepare for college placement tests is the smart way to improve your scores and reduce the likelihood of being assigned to developmental courses. This resource includes study material and practice exams for the ACCUPLACER, COMPASS, CLEP, and more.
The ACT test is one of the most widely accepted tools colleges use to assess students' abilities. Increase your scores with this interactive tutorial and collection of electronic books which provide test-taking tips and detailed practice exercises. There are also practice tests in English, Reading, Writing, Science, and Math. Similar resources are also available for the SAT test.
Recursos para Hispanohablante Resources for Spanish Speakers (English Translation) This center provides students with resources in Spanish, to improve their basic skills, earn a GED® credential, or become a U.S. citizen.
College Success Skills Center provides self-directed study that serves all students and can be a particularly valuable asset to student support services and first-year experience programs. The center helps build essential skills that many students do not possess when they enter college, such as time management, goal setting, organization and multitasking.
College and career readiness is about more than academic knowledge—it’s also about developing the foundational skills and habits that are critical to that success. The tutorials, articles, and eBooks arm students with the skills they need to succeed in the classroom and in life. Each interactive tutorial includes relevant examples, self-assessments, video, audio, and practical tips that students can use in their daily lives.
Achieve Your Goals
Manage Your Time
Classroom Success Skills
Effective Classroom Listening
Memorization Tips and Tricks
Reading Strategies for Class
Strategies for Success in Online Classes
Getting Academic Support
Communicating with Your Professor
Using Campus Resources
Introduction to Research Skills: Information Literacy