Tutoring is available free to students interested in strengthening their academic skills in specific subject areas. The Tutorial Services Program pro- vides: (1) a walk-in tutoring center, (2) one-on- one tutoring, (3) group study, (4) a study hall, and (5) online tutoring. To take advantage of these services, a student must be registered in one or more courses at Barstow College and enrolled in Education 150.
Students taking online courses may not have the advantage of utilizing the Tutoring Center. Students who would like to use the online service must be registered in one or more courses at Barstow College and be enrolled in Education 150. To sign up for on-line tutoring, go to www.bcconline.com and click on "Want a tutor."
To become a tutor, a student must have complet- ed the course to be tutored with a "B" or higher, be referred by the instructor, maintain an overall 2.5 GPA, and complete the required eight-module training program.
For more information, call x7261 or drop by the Tutorial Services office located in the Library— BEFORE a problem arises.
Veteran's Counseling & Advisement Veteran's services are provided through Admissions & Records. Veteran's staff provides assistance to veterans and eligible dependents in qualifying for educational benefits and in plan- ning educational programs. A veteran's counselor must approve the Request for Certification of Educational Benefits and any change in program.
Vocational and Technical
Education Act (VTEA) The VTEA program assists eligible vocational stu- dents majoring in any of the following areas: accounting, business, business administration, computer science and management. Eligible stu- dents must be BOGW eligible and enrolled in a qualified vocational class. VTEA provides book loans, transportation assistance, child care assis- tance and academic/vocational counseling. For more information, call the Special Services Technician at x7230.
Voter Registration Voter registration materials are available for stu- dents who wish to register to vote in the Admissions & Records and Student Life Offices.