Counseling Teaching: EPY 101
EPY 101: Educational, Career and Personal Development
A three-credit course designed to help students adjust to the college environment. Provides learning opportunities to assist students in navigating their academic, career and personal growth on their path to success. The classes consist of lectures, discussions, interactive exercises, journal writings and presentations. Among the many topics covered are tips for reading, studying, note-taking, test-taking, writing and memorizing as well as management of time, stress and emotions.
This course has become very successful and popular evidenced by its 83.2% (Fall 2010) retention rate (number of students completing the course) and 80% (Spring 2010) and 62% (Fall 2010) persistence rates (number of students who continue on to school the next semester). It is only offered in the spring and fall semesters.
EPY 101 can count toward a Human Relations requirement in various programs of study, (need to consult your particular curriculum worksheet) such as:
- Associate of Applied Science – Emphasis
- Certificate of Achievement – Emphasis
- General Studies – Associate
- General Studies – Certificate of Achievement
If interested in registering for EPY 101, consult the regular enrollment process through MyTMCC.
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