A related objective of the Reading Lab is to help students prepare for the Reading Comprehension Exam (Accuplacer). This is accomplished toward the end of the semester by students accessing online practice skills sites and by offering the RCE workshop to interested classes.
El Centro College First-Year Experience CoursesÂ
The First-Year Experience curriculum is composed of several courses that provide a theoretical and practical foundation in human growth and development across the life span. These courses are organized around different topics, including, but not limited to, educational and career planning, self-regulation, critical thinking, learning theory, cognitive development, and strategies for success in college.