CAR 103

CAR 103 Careers & Lifeskills

CAR 103 is a free course available to TRiO students. CAR 103 counts as 2 social science credits. CAR 103 starts the THIRD week of classes on 01/31/2017.

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Spring 2017 Class Schedule:

Week 3: Introduction: Course Syllabus

Week 4: How well do you know GCC

Week 5: Study Tips, Note-taking, Test-taking and Learning Styles

Week 6: Conflict and Stress Management

Week 7: Wellness

Week 8: Time Management

Week 9: Spring Break

Week 10: Career Inventories

Week 11: Career Trip: Burton Industries

Week 12: Conducting Research (library)

Week 13: MI Works!

Week 14: Financial Literacy

Week 15: Resume Writing and Interview Skills

Week 16: Interviews

Week 17: Review Interviews


Grant Aid:

Students who successfully complete CAR 103 are eligible for supplemental grant aid. Grant Aid ranges from $600-$1200. Students can receive grant aid for up to 4 semesters after completion of CAR 103. In order to qualify for grant aid a student must:

  • Successfully complete CAR 103 with C or higher
  • Be receiving a Pell Grant
  • Have unmet need