Tutoring is available to all Ocean County College or Kean-Ocean students who are currently enrolled in courses, as well as other students in partnership with OCC.
No. Tutoring is free to all OCC students.
This is up to the discretion of the tutoring centers. Please ask.
- The Writing Center: appointments strongly suggested; walk-in dependent on availability.
- The Mathematics Center: appointments available for specific times; walk-in all other times.
- Tutoring by Subject: walk-in only.
For appointment-based tutoring, arrive on time. Students who arrive late may forfeit their appointment.
To prepare, bring any assignment information, appropriate textbooks, and any work you have already done for the assignment. Bring questions, too. Make sure to arrive on time if you've made an appointment.
Well-trained professionals, paraprofessionals and peer tutors provide tutoring in OCC's tutoring centers.
Students enrolled in Distance Learning (DL) courses have access to free tutoring through Smarthinking - these students should visit their eCollege homepage for more information. Otherwise, tutoring is available on-site only (not by email or phone).
No. The Writing Center is available to all students who have papers for any subject, including, for example, STATS, COMM, HIST, PHIL, FILM, EDUC, SOCI, BUSN, etc. You may also come to The Writing Center for help with college transfer and application essays, scholarship essays, cover letters and resumes.
No. Students in any course that involves math, like Physics, Nursing and Engineering, are welcome to seek assistance at The Mathematics Center.