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College Success Courses

USF offers a unique two-part series of courses that promote academic success and provide students with a variety of strategies, materials and tips necessary to becoming successful and well - rounded college students.

The College Success Courses are one unit each and are typically five weeks long. Courses are cross-listed under Interdisciplinary Studies. You can sign up for a class mid-semester as long as the course has not yet begun. Some of the topics included in the College Success Series are:

 College Success I - Study Skills

·   Priorities, values, goals

·   Time Management

·   Test-Taking Skills

·   Note-Taking

·   Critical Thinking

·   Stress Management

·   Reading Techniques

·   Memory

College Success II - Exploring Majors and Careers

    Exploring academic interests and strengths

·   Exploring individual values and career goals

·   Investigating careers in the community and in the future