Welcome to the SJR State Counseling Office
EACH CAMPUS OFFERS:
Academic Advising - Includes an overview of your program of study, interpretation of SAT, ACT and CPT scores, assistance in course selection, assistance in locating transfer resources and variety of other academic and educational planning issues. See flvc.org.
Program/Workforce Advising - Workforce services provides resources to assist students with getting started in and completing A.S. degree and certificate programs. Stay on track and develop a plan to complete your program in business, computer science, criminal justice, nursing, allied health or construction technology.
Career Services - Includes assistance in locating free computerized career guidance programs, discussions on major and career choices, assistance in locating print and online resources for career research, personality and interest inventories, assistance with resume writing, and interviewing.
Testing Services - Includes identifying possible institutional and CLEP exams, and administration of the initial placement test.
Disability Services - The purpose of the Office for Students with Disabilities is to ensure access to accommodations for those students determined eligible. Students must report to campus coordinators at the beginning of each semester. Special assistance is available with orientation, registration, academic planning, special supplies, and equipment. In addition, specialized services are available to students whose disability prevents them from participating fully in classroom activities. The College provides services relating to student academic success; transportation and personal services are the responsibility of the student.
Tutoring - SJR State offers all students free tutoring in math, writing, the sciences and more. Open computer labs are also available.
Not on campus? SJR State also offers the online on-demand student support service - Smarthinking - provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Students may work one-on-one or in real-time with a tutor using virtual whiteboard technology-no special software is needed. Students have access to a Smarthinking account with 300 free minutes for tutoring use. Additional minutes can be purchased by the student if needed.
Quality Enhancement Plan - Conquer Math - To further its mission to encourage the pursuit of academic excellence and scholarly achievement through high quality instruction, SJR State has developed a comprehensive Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), Conquer Math.
Conquer Math will improve student learning and student success in Intermediate Algebra (MAT 1033), a gatekeeper course facing high withdrawal, low success, and low levels of achievement in student learning outcomes. The purpose of Conquer Math is to improve student learning in Intermediate Algebra to prepare students for continued success in subsequent courses.
Student Assistance Program (SAP) - BayCare Behavioral Health
Feeling stressed? SJR State offers help through BayCare Behavioral Health. It's free and confidential.