CAR 103 Careers & Life Skills
This course is designed, through many proven strategies, to help students create greater success in college, career, and in life. By participating in class activities, focused conversations, and guided journal writings, students will advance their ability to improve their outcomes. The course will focus on students accepting personal responsibility, discovering self-motivation, mastering self-management, employing interdependence, gaining self-awareness, adopting lifelong learning, developing emotional intelligence, and staying focused through crisis.
CAR 103 is a free course available only to TRiO students. The course also counts for 2 Social Science credits.
Students who successfully complete CAR 103 are eligible for supplemental grant aid. Grant Aid ranges from $600-$1200. Students can receive grant aid for up to 4 semesters after completion of CAR 103. In order to qualify for grant aid a student must:
- Successfully complete CAR 103 with a C grade or higher
- Be receiving a Pell Grant
- Have unmet need