ORT 100 : Orientation for Career Students

This course is a graduation requirement for all non-degree eligible students who are not allowed to enroll in any course creditable toward an associate degree, and it should be completed during a student's first semester enrolled at GADSDEN STATE. The course emphasizes personal responsibility through the exploration of GADSDEN STATE regulations, campus facilities, and student services. It is also designed to help students develop effective study skills, library skills, critical thinking, and career goals. Upon completion of this course, students should be prepared to successfully manage learning experiences to meet educational and career goals. This course is designed to introduce the beginning student to college. College policies and regulations are covered as well as stress management, resume preparation, job application procedures, and employment interviewing techniques.