The Academic Skills Center, located in on Zoom Spring 2021 semester on the main Mountwest campus, provides a positive learning environment, services, and resources designed to empower students to become successful, independent learners.
A staff of instructional specialists, instructors, and peer tutors collaborate to assist Mountwest Community & Technical College students in meeting academic demands through better understanding of subject matter. Instructors help students find their own answers for continued academic growth. The Academic Skills Center provides guidance for under-prepared students to prepare, prepared students to advance, and advanced students to excel.
The Academic Skills Center (ASC) is operated by a director and a highly qualified staff of math instructors and peer tutors. The ASC offers drop-in tutoring and study groups for all math students.
In addition to working with instructors, students have access to computers and videos to assist in building academic skills and refreshing existing skills. Students enrolled in ASC courses are required to attend study sessions in the ASC.
For students requesting assistance with additional classes, the Academic Skills Center’s study mentors and peer tutors offer free academic support and organizational assistance.
To request a 50-minute session with a study mentor or peer tutor, please stop by the Academic Skills Center and fill out a request form or contact firstname.lastname@example.org at 304-710-3443.
For additional information about the Mountwest Writing Center or Online Writing Center, please contact Kelli Hall at 304-710-3443 or simply stop by for a walk-in visit (email email@example.com during Spring 2021 semester).
Free 24/7 online tutoring is also available via Brainfuse. Brainfuse can be accessed through any Blackboard course under “Course Tools.”
Academic Skills Center phone number: (304) 710-3400
ASC Hours of operation: Monday – Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m and Sunday, 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Academic Skills Center Location: Zoom Spring 2021 semester. See Blackboard or course syllabi for link.