Student Survival Skills Courses offered at NICC
In this course students will have an opportunity to get the most out of college by becoming a master student. Students will gain the knowledge that will empower them to be responsible for themselves in learning to adjust to college. Practical application and emphasis are placed on such topics as critical thinking skills, note taking, time management, and college procedures including financial aid and scholarships. It is required that the student enroll in this course during their first term of enrollment.
In this course students will have an opportunity to expand their life views as well as foster the self- confidence and skills needed to reach their goals. Students will strengthen their ability to make sound career decisions. Practical application and emphasis are placed on such topics as career exploration, transfer assistance, and job seeking skills, including resume writing and interviewing skills. It is highly recommended that the student take this course during their last term of enrollment.