2016-2017 Academic Catalog: Center for Academic Excellence
Joan Giblin, Director of Student Achievement
Beatty Hall, Room 402
The Center for Academic Excellence facilitates academic success for each Wentworth student and helps them achieve their individual learning potential. Students may choose to receive individual assistance through one on one tutoring in many subjects, including math, science, writing and major classes. In addition, the Center for Academic Excellence offers Facilitated Study Groups (FSGs), tutor led study tables, academic workshops and learning strategy consultations. The peer tutoring program is certified by the College Reading and Learning Association’s International Tutor Training Certification program.
The Center for Academic Excellence provides academic assistance free of charge to any Wentworth student. The staff includes:
- Peer tutors, who assist students with mathematics, science, and major subjects
- Faculty from various departments who assist with mathematics and technical courses
- Writing tutors who assist students with questions about writing papers, conducting research, preparing outlines, or brainstorming ideas.
The Center for Academic Excellence, located in Beatty 402, is open Monday through Friday. Specific hours and a complete list of services can be accessed through the Center for Academic Excellence website.