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Some students who have graduated from high school find that they are still lacking in certain skills which are important for college success. Through the academic skills development program, Virginia Wesleyan College offers assistance to students to improve their skills in thinking, writing, reading, and basic computation.
A writing lab is available for those who need individualized attention for improving their writing
The Math Department offers special courses and tutoring services for students whose computational skills need improvement.
Tutoring, and/or workshops in any subject are available to students desiring or needing improvement of study skills techniques in a group or on an individual basis through the Learning Center.
The college also provides additional assistance to students who need to improve such skills as reading comprehension, vocabulary, note taking, speed reading, and test-taking techniques.