There are a handful of other soft skills that are necessary to succeed in college. They are not often taught, but they can be learned.
By Dr. Jennifer Douglas
Director, Graduate Studies at APU
In 2016, APU's monthly Graduate Studies Webinars will focus on developing transferable skills, from writing grants to addressing conflict in the workplace. These hour-long webinars will equip students with new ideas and tools to strengthen transferable skills for career success.
By Nichole Ahlstrom
COLL100 Faculty at American Public University
In preparing for a test certain techniques must be addressed. For example, where and when studying occurs is important. How much material and what specific information must be studied, taking proper notes, and the list goes on. The most important aspect of studying for a test is not only reviewing class lectures, notes, and textbook material, but also the process that needs to follow is imperative.