What is a Learning Community?

A LEARNING COMMUNITY IS…

  • Students working collaboratively with faculty in a friendly, supportive atmosphere. 

  • Groups of 30 students enrolled in two or more courses in which students gain a deep understanding
    of each course. 

  • An approach to student learning Designed for Student Success. 

Why Join a Learning Community?

Students who join learning communities…

  • Smooth their transition into college 

  • Graduate or transfer to four-year colleges sooner 

  • Priority registration 

  • Increase their learning and earn better grades 

  • Meet other students and form lasting friendships 

  • Reinforce learning in one class while working on projects in another

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