Resources for Returning Students' Success

In order to achieve an educational goal - earning an Associate's degree or transferring to a Bachelor's degree program - while working and meeting other responsibilities, students need to develop strong time management and study skills.

A number of campus services are available to help students develop these skills.

Counseling Workshops - The counseling department offers orientation workshops which can help you navigate through your college studies.

The Writing Center - The Writing Center offers tutoring in a variety of subjects and workshops related to college writing and research.

The Math Center - The Math Center offers tutoring, study resources, and workshops on math topics.

Counseling Courses - The counseling department offers courses which develop a variety of study and career skills. See them in Moorpark College Catalog under Counseling.

MyNAV - Your guide to knowing what to do when in order to complete your educational goals. 

Some quick suggestions and advice are available on the summaries you can download below. 

General study strategies:

Getting the Most from Your Classes

Memory Tips

Notetaking Tips

Reading Strategies

Tips for Math Success

Tips for Avoiding Procrastination

Managing Your Stress

Test taking strategies:

Multiple Choice & True/False Questions

Tips for Writing Effective Test Responses

Tips for Taking a Math Test

Basic Math Strategies:  Word Problems

All files on this page are .pdf files, which can be read by Adobe Acrobat.  If you do not have Adobe Acrobat, you can download it for free here.