Academic Skills Coach
The Academic Skills Coach assists students in developing effective study habits, improving time management, and clarifying learning strategies. She will assist you in accomplishing your academic goals by providing structure, support, and feedback. Examples of sessions include time management, learning styles, the study cycle, note-taking systems, textbook-reading strategies, and test-taking strategies.*
- Study Skills Inventory (Dennis Congos, University of Central Florida, used with permission)
Math, Science, and STAT 200
Math tutors can help with math courses up to and including MATH 141; some can also assist with STAT 200. Ask about other courses; frequently someone can tutor them.
Interactive online tutoring for math is available. If you wish to inquire about scheduling a virtual appointment, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Writing tutors are available for both undergraduate and graduate students.
Interactive online tutoring for writing is available. If you wish to inquire about scheduling a virtual appointment, e-mail email@example.com.
Specialty Tutors for Other Subjects*
Ask us to arrange a tutor. If we can find someone who is qualified and willing to work for the Learning Center, we will arrange a tutor for you. We are often able to find one, but we cannot guarantee it. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
PECT and PAPA
The Learning Center, in collaboration with the Office of Teacher Education, supports Penn State Harrisburg students in their preparation for the PAPA (Pre-service Academic Performance Assessment) and PECT (Pennsylvania Educator Certification Tests).
Visit www.pa.nesinc.com for study guides and registration information.