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2024-2025 Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Catalog

ACA 120 Career Assessment

Lecture: 1 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Credits: 1
This course provides the information and strategies necessary to develop clear personal, academic, and professional goals. Topics include personality styles, goal setting, various college curricula, career choices, and campus leadership development. Upon completion, students should be able to clearly state their personal, academic, and professional goals and have a feasible plan of action to achieve those goals.

Course is typically offered in Fall.
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
At the completion of the course, the students should be able to do the following:

  1. Identify essential college policies and procedures, including academic integrity such as avoiding plagiarism; calculating a GPA, and maintaining satisfactory academic progress for financial aid eligibility and/or good academic standing.
  2. Investigate the importance of essential college resources, including financial aid, advising, registration, tutoring, library services, computer labs, clubs/organizations and counseling services in goal achievement.
  3. Examine learning strategies for improvement including note taking, test-taking, information processing, time management, and memorization techniques.
  4. Identify clear personal, academic, and professional goals.
  5. Develop a strategic plan of action to achieve identified personal, academic, and professional goals.