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college skills

The college skills courses cover topics that will positively impact students’ ability to succeed in their academic coursework. 

Course and Certificate Information

  • Certificate Description: Provides resources and strategies to succeed in college as a new or returning student. Topics covered will include academic expectations, financial aid options and budgeting, academic and career educational options, College of the Canyons Resources, goal setting, and online learning.

    Course Description:

    • NC.CGSL-001 Resources/Strategies College: Introduces the skills necessary to succeed in credit courses. Topics that will be covered are academic expectations, Financial aid options, CA Residency status, academic and career educational options, COC Resources and goal setting.
    • NC.CGSL-002 Online Learning and Strategies: Introduces the practical strategies and skills necessary to succeed in distance education. Students will learn how to anticipate, avoid, and/ or solve typical problems encountered in the distance learning environment. 
    • NC.CGSL-003 Money Management College & Beyond : Develops a foundation of money management and financial literacy including budgeting to meet educational goals. Strategies include FAFSA, scholarships, student loans, consumer credit, and banking products such as checking and saving accounts. 
  • SECTION #

    COURSE

    TITLE

    FORMAT

    DATES

    FACULTY

    58161   NC.CGSL-001  Resources / Strategies College Online  09/20/21 - 09/25/21  D. Lozano 
    58162   NC.CGSL-001    Resources / Strategies College Online   11/01/21 - 11/06/21  D. Lozano 
    58163   NC.CGSL-002   Online Learning and Strategies Online    10/18/21 - 10/23/21  D. Lozano 
    58164  NC.CGSL-002    Online Learning and Strategies Online   11/15/21 to 11/20/21  D. Lozano 
     58173  NC.CGSL-003

    Money Management College & Beyond 

     Online   09/27/21 - 10/02/21  A. Harris 
     58174   NC.CGSL-003  Money Management College & Beyond  Online    10/04/21 - 10/09/21   A. Harris 
     58175  NC.CGSL-003  Money Management College & Beyond  Online    10/11/21 - 10/16/21  A. Harris  
     58176 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online   10/18/21 - 10/23/21  K. Brown
    58177   NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond  Online    10/25/21 - 10/30/21   D. Lozano
     58178 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond  Online     11/01/21 - 11/06/21  A. Loaiza 
    58179   NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond  Online      11/15/21 - 11/20/21  J. Hovden 
     58180 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online      11/29/21 - 12/04/21  D. Lozano 
    58181  NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online       09/27/21 - 10/02/21 A. Harris 
     58182  NC.CGSL-003  Money Management College & Beyond   Online      10/04/21 - 10/09/21  A. Harris 
    58183   NC.CGSL-003  Money Management College & Beyond   Online      10/11/21 - 10/16/21   A. Harris
    58184   NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond  Online      10/18/21 - 10/23/21  G. Martinez 
     58185 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online      10/25/21 - 10/30/21  A. Loaiza 
     58186 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online      11/01/21 - 11/06/21  A. Reardon 
     58187 NC.CGSL-003    Money Management College & Beyond  Online      11/15/21 - 11/20/21  J. Hovden 
    58188  NC.CGSL-003    Money Management College & Beyond  Online      11/29/21 - 12/04/21  T. Requejo 
     58189 NC.CGSL-003   Money Management College & Beyond   Online      11/29/21 - 12/04/21  T. Requejo 
     58190  NC.CGSL-004 Career Exploration  Online      11/08/21 - 11/13/21  A. Reardon