Thriving as a First Generation Student
Making the transition from high school to college can be full of excitement and challenges. This is especially true for students who are the first in their family to pursue higher education. This course aims to equip first-generation college students with skills necessary to thrive in the world of higher education. Through readings, class discussions and guest speakers we explore topics such as study skills, finances, time management, effective communication, and balancing home and college life.