Developmental Studies and First Year Success

Developmental English (DRE), Developmental Math (DMA), and Study Skills (ACA 090)

Mission Statement

The Developmental Studies Department promotes the holistic development of under-prepared students by:

  • Providing the foundation for academic success
  • Instilling academic self-confidence
  • Encouraging self-direction and responsibility
  • Partnering with the campus community

Course co-requisite

Students who place into two developmental courses, both DRE and DMA, are required to also take Study Skills (ACA 090).