The Secrets of College Success, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118575156
  • ISBN-13: 9781118575154
  • DDC: 378.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Written by award-winning professors Lynn Jacobs and Jeremy Hyman, the book is loaded with insider information that only professors know--but few are willing to reveal. The over 600 tips in this book will show you: How to pick good courses and avoid bad professors How to develop college-level skills and habits thatll put you ahead of the pack How to get through the freshman comp, math, language, and lab science requirements--in one try How to figure out whats going to be on the tests, and what professors are looking for in papers and presentations How to pick a major youll really like--and be good at How to get the edge for graduate school--or the inside track to a really good job And much more. The tips are quick and easy-to-use, and the advice is friendly and supportive. Its as if you had your own personal professor guiding you on the path to college success.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Praise for the First Edition of the Secrets of College Success.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Meet the Professors.
Preface to the Second Edition.
1: Top 10 Reasons to Read This Book.
2: The Professor' Guide™ Icons.
Half Title Page.
3: This is College.
4: In the Beginning ….
5: Skills 3.0.
6: Specialties of the House.
7: It's Showtime!.
8: Interfacing with the Professor.
9: In Case of Emergency ….
10: The Second Half.
11: Moving On.
12: The End—And The Beginning.
Web Resources.