Mission and Goals

Center for Tutoring and Academic Support Mission

In support of the mission and goals of Queensborough Community College (QCC), the CTAS Subject Area Support  is committed to providing the highest-quality academic support services for students. In a nurturing and diverse environment, the CTAS Subject Area Support offers academic support for QCC students enrolled in credit-bearing courses through tutoring, workshops, and other resources that help to promote student success. In support of comprehensive staff development, the CTAS Subject Area Support requires tutoring staff to complete initial and ongoing training coordinated by administrators and associated faculty to ensure a high standard of quality and consistency in the delivery of its academic support services.

CTAS Subject Area Support Goals

Goals for Students

Through a variety of support activities and resources, the center will:

Help improve students' academic success.

Support students in the development of knowledge and skills throughout their academic experience at Queensborough Community College.

Offer multiple options for students to access and utilize center services.

Goals for Staff

Through a variety of support activities and resources, the center will:

Ensure that staff members are provided with the support needed to develop and sustain a student-centered learning environment.

Evaluate and improve the effectiveness of center services in order to ensure that student learning needs are met.

Campus Cultural Centers

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