If you've got your sights set on college, but first want to boost your academic skills, then the Mindquest Academy is for you! We're a resource of online college prep courses and instruction that can be tailor-made to fit your needs and interests.
We're free! Save money! No fees to pay or books to buy.
We're convenient! You can study from home anytime of the day or night. Or, you can join other adults in a classroom at many local adult basic education programs or in a College Prep program on several college campuses.
We're here to open new learning opportunities for you! You and your teacher will design your own personalized college-prep plan. We'll take into account your past education; your current skills; and your interests, goals, and life situation. You'll learn what you need to know to be a successful college student:
- What the college environment is like
- How to use strategies for critical thinking, college reading, writing, and mathematics
- What introductory college courses, such as biology, economics, anthropology, public health – and many more – are all about and how to get the most from these courses
- How to manage your time; set motivating goals; and organize assignments, readings, and projects
- How to use the Internet effectively and complete assignments on the computer
Browse our website to find out more about the Mindquest Academy. Discover how you can prepare yourself to be a successful college student. Study online at home or in a combination online-classroom program.