An Introvert Goes to College: Class Participation

It's pre-registration time! A period of the semester that is exciting and fear inducing as students excited select their next round of classes...and shudder as they consider the requirements for their new class. The requirement that strikes fear into the heart of many college students is: class participation. If your reaction to the idea of … Continue reading An Introvert Goes to College: Class Participation

Planning College Classes, Step 5: Matching Major Classes with General Education Requirements

Okay, so thanks to Step 4: Finding Your General Education Requirements you now have a confusing list of courses. The first trick to sorting this out is to match your major requirements (Step 3) with your general education requirements. NOTE: This step is going to take a little time, so maybe give yourself 2 days … Continue reading Planning College Classes, Step 5: Matching Major Classes with General Education Requirements

Planning College Classes, Step 4: General Education Requirements

Typically when we think of Planning College Classes we think about the classes we have to take for our major and the electives we might get to take if we're lucky. (And I'll get back to electives in another post.) But, this is only part of the planning process.  We also have to remember that … Continue reading Planning College Classes, Step 4: General Education Requirements

Planning College Classes, Step 3: Organizing Your List of Major Courses

Step 3: organizing your list of course options into a clear chart that is easy to follow and that helps you get your class schedule done for the next four years.

Planning College Classes, Step 2: Listing Your Major Requirements

Step 2 in Planning College Classes: Listing your major requirements.

Planning College Classes, First Things First: Finding Your Major Requirements

Not sure what do first when it comes to planning your college classes? Here is Step 1 in AcademicRX's 5 step process.