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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

GST 308 - Peer Tutor Training

2019-2020 Catalog Year:

To provide training for students who have been hired by the Office of Learning Services to become a nationally certified peer tutor. The course goals include: understanding theory and best practices, learning strategies and skills technique application, working with diverse populations, and knowledge of issues addressing intellectual integrity, confidentiality, and ethics.

Note: Requirements include: Applicants must meet the following criteria: 1.  2.75+ GPA; 2.  Two (2) faculty recommendations with at least one recommendation from the faculty of the course students wish to tutor; 3. A grade of “B+” or higher in the course(s) they wish to tutor. In addition, applicants must submit an essay addressing their living-learning philosophy, academic experiences, campus involvement, and goals for becoming a tutor. The OLS staff conducts final interviews.
Offered: Fall
Credit: 2