The Talladega College Student Success Center (SSC) was conceptualized in 2014 to provide students with the tools and resources needed to be successful – including early alert, appreciative counseling, tutoring, academic success workshops, retention solution strategies and academic coaching. The SSC’s mission is to offer diversity in programs and initiatives to assist students in their academic endeavors and all aspects of college life. Positioned as a “one-stop-shop” for academic support and services on campus, the SSC endeavors to be the prominent force for the development and retention of students. Specifically, to advance learning, academic development, engagement and retention for all enrolled students through degree completion and beyond.
- Academic Coaching
- Academic Recovery Assistance
- Early Alert/Absence Warnings Intervention Strategies
- Individual and Group Peer Tutoring
- Supplemental instruction
- Study Group Sessions
- Success Seminars
Student Success Center staff offers success seminars throughout the semester to support students pursuing academic goals. Seminar topics include:
Future goal assessment
STAR-ASE (Students Targeted to Achieve Retention through Academic Success & Engagement)
Student Co-Curricular and Service Learning Opportunities
Peer Tutoring Peer mentoring
Study Group Leader
A 2.6 GPA for each service areas except tutoring which requires a 3.0 and above and 2 faculty recommendations.
Peer tutors are SSC trained, faculty recommended, and have earned an A in the course in which they tutor.
STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER
627 West Battle Street
Talladega, Al 35160
Swayne Hall –2nd Floor
Jane Bailey, Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
Celeste P. Bell, Student Success Coach: email@example.com 256.761.6300