Service Learning Courses in College Studies

COS 133 - Introduction to College Studies | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College

COS 133 - Introduction to College Studies

This course is designed to help students develop strategies and skills necessary for a successful college career. Topics include adjusting to college, setting academic goals, managing time and keeping organized, learning and studying in college, preparing for and taking tests, understanding college policies and regulations, and accessing and using MCC computer technology.

Students will learn about MCC’s resources, activities and rich cultural diversity. Throughout the course, students will use critical thinking skills to make informed choices, to understand their responsibilities for academic success, and to become independent, motivated learners.

A student who has earned a passing grade for COS 133 cannot later earn credit for COS 101. For information contact the COS Coordinator, Diane Fitton, at ext. 2355

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring


Service Project (COS 133-011, CC2):
College readiness presentations to middle school and high school students. (10 hours) S-12