GST 101: Strategies for Academic Success

Richard Cahill during one of his classes

GST 101: Strategies for Academic Success is a course for first-year students aimed at supporting your transition to Berea and helping you become an active participants in the academic community.  Through the course you will:

  • Receive hands-on support as you learn to navigate the college systems and environments.
  • Reflect on who you are as an individual and learner, and establish personal goals.
  • Develop an individualized four-year plan to help you get the most out of your time at Berea College.
  • Connect with classmates who are sharing in your transition experience while developing skills and strategies together that will support your success at Berea College.