Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

CCC&TI Summer Hours : Monday-Thursday - 7:30 am to 10 pm, Friday - 7:30 am to 12 noon

CCC&TI Summer Hours : Monday-Thursday - 7:30 am to 10 pm, Friday - 7:30 am to 12 noon

Academic Support Center

Academic Support Centers

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The Academic Support Center provides quality academic support for students at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute. We facilitate learning by addressing individual needs, recognizing achievements, and helping students set realistic and reachable goals throughout their coursework at the college. All tutoring services are free to our students.

Locations and Hours

Caldwell Campus

E-216 (inside the LRC)
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
828.726.2725

Watauga Campus

WC 110
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 noon
Watauga ASC will be closed on May 17, 2019
828.297.3811

Tutoring Services

Caldwell Campus (Spring 2019)

Subject Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Academic Success   10 am - 12 noon   10 am - 12 noon  
Accounting 10 am - 2 pm 10 am - 2 pm 10 am - 2 pm 10 am - 2 pm 10 am - 2 pm
Chemistry & Physics 11 am - 1 pm   11 am - 1 pm    
Computers
9 am - 1 pm 9 am - 1 pm 9 am - 1 pm 9 am - 1 pm 9 am - 1 pm
Math 9 am - 4 pm 9 am - 4 pm 9 am - 4 pm 9 am - 4 pm 9 am - 4 pm
Music Theory
(in room E-301)
11 am - 12 noon        
Visual Arts
(in Art Studio)
TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA

Watauga Campus (Spring 2019)

Subject Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri.
Accounting   5 pm - 8 pm      
ACC 120 2:30 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 12 noon 2:30 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 12 noon 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Computers
  2:30 pm - 4:30 pm      
Computer Science 9:30 am - 1:30 pm   9:30 am - 1:30 pm 2 pm - 8 pm  
CSC 153   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
CSC 251   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
Dev. Math, All Levels   5 pm - 8 pm      
Economics   5 pm - 8 pm      
HUM 9:30 am - 1:30 pm   9:30 am - 1:30 pm 2 pm - 8 pm  
Math 140 2:30 pm - 8 pm        
Math 143 9:30 pm - 1:30 pm 9:30 am - 12 noon 9:30 pm - 1:30 pm
2:30 pm - 8 pm
9:30 pm - 12:30 pm
2 pm - 8 pm
9:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Math 151 2:30 pm - 8 pm        
Math 152 9:30 am - 1:30 pm 9:30 am - 12 noon 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
2:30 pm - 8 pm
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
2 pm - 8 pm
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Math 171 2:30 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 3 pm 1 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Math 172 2:30 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 3 pm 1 pm - 8 pm 9:30 am - 12:30 pm 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Math 271   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
Math 272   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
Math 273   10 am - 2 pm   10 am - 2 pm  
Music
(in W372-118)
    11 am - 12 noon    
PHYSICS   5 pm - 8 pm      
PHY 151   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
PHY 152   12 noon - 3 pm 1 pm - 4 pm    
PSY 9:30 am - 1:30 pm   9:30 am - 1:30 pm 2 pm - 8 pm  
SOC 9:30 am - 1:30 pm   9:30 am - 1:30 pm 2 pm - 8 pm  
Visual Arts
(in Art Lab)
10 am - 12:55 pm
3:50 pm - 4:45 pm
10 am - 10:55 am 10 am - 12:55 pm
3:50 pm - 4:45 pm
10 am - 10:55 am 10 am - 12:30 pm
Writing Center 5 pm - 8 pm        

Important Information

  • Tutoring schedules are subject to change depending on student need and tutor availability.
  • Holidays and weekends may effect tutoring hours.
  • Appointment-based tutors may be requested for different subject areas or different times, be please be aware it may take 2 - 3 weeks to find an available tutor. Please visit the ASC to submit a request form if you need to request a tutor.
  • A signed referral form is required from the instructor upon the first visit to the centers. Please have your instructor download, complete, and sign the Instructor Referral Form to bring to the center.

Additional Services

Online Tutoring

ThinkingStorm offers online tutoring in a variety of course subjects. This service can be accessed from the Moodle Login page or the Student Support Section of your Moodle course. Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute students receive 10 free hours of tutoring through ThinkingStorm per semester. Please contact the Director of the Academic Support Center to request any additional online tutoring hours.

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College Placement Test Review

  • Students who want to review prior to taking the college placement exam can visit the Academic Support Center to sign up for an online diagnostic test in PLATO® for Math, English, and writing.
  • Students can visit the Academic Support Center for Accuplacer sample-questions and practice handouts, NC DAP Math Sample Questions, and NC DAP Study App information.
  • Students who want to re-take the college placement exam must visit the Academic Support Center to sign up for 10 hours of required review through PLATO®.

Additional Diagnostic Test Reviews

  • PRAXIS®: Students who want to review prior to taking the Praxis® exam can visit the Academic Support Center to sign up for an online prep program through PLATO®.
  • TABE®: Students who want to review prior to taking the TABE® exam can visit the Academic Support Center to sign up for an online prep program through PLATO®.
  • TEAS®: Students who want to review prior to taking the TEAS® exam can visit the Academic Support Center to sign up for an online prep program through PLATO® or can study onsite with a copy of the TEAS® prep book.

The Writing Center

The Writing Center is designed to provide writers with the tools necessary to write and communicate effectively, thereby promoting success throughout the college as well as in the work place. Visit the Writing Center webpage for more information.

Computer and Printing Services

The Academic Support Center has computers, scanning capabilities, and printing available for student use. The computers are updated each semester and many have course-specific programs installed. Black-and-white and color printing are also available, but require a print card which can be purchased in the centers.

Workshops

The Academic Support Center offers a variety of study skills and subject-area workshops. Please check back soon to view a schedule of current workshops.

The Academic Support Center and The Writing Center are CRLA Certified Level I Tutor Centers
College Reading & Learning Association
International Tutor Training Program Certification

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Contacts

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Dr. Erin Cooper
Director

Academic Support Center
Technology & Instructional Support Services
Caldwell - E - 211
828.726.2259
ecooper@cccti.edu
Credentials for Erin Cooper

Caldwell Campus

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Mel Rhoney Jr.
Assistant

Academic Support Center
Technology & Instructional Support Services
Caldwell - E - 216
828.726.2725
jrhoney@cccti.edu
Credentials for Joseph Rhoney
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Laura Benton
Coordinator

Writing Center
Technology & Instructional Support Services
Caldwell - E - 212
828.726.2722
lbenton@cccti.edu
Credentials for Laura Benton
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Michael J. Hancock
Writing Center Assistant

Writing Center
Technology & Instructional Support Services
Caldwell - E - 217
828.726.2376
mhancock@cccti.edu
Credentials for Michael Hancock

Watauga Campus

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Laura Wollpert
Instructor

Academic Support Center
Student Services
Watauga - W372 - 110
828.297.3811 x5295
lwollpert@cccti.edu
Credentials for Laura Wollpert
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Martin Moore
Instructor

Writing Center
Student Services
Watauga - W372 - 110
828.297.3811 x5292
memoore@cccti.edu
Credentials for Martin Moore