Introduction to College Studies

Experiential | Independent Learning
Grade: 11-12
Credits: 1/2

Introduction to College Studies is a free course available each semester through the Community College of Vermont. This course provides high school students with an introduction to the college experience and the opportunity to explore the skills and expectations necessary at the college level. Students work on goal setting, time management, stress management, study skills, communication skills, and learning to seek and use information technology. This course is also an opportunity to gain valuable information about career exploration, selecting and applying to colleges, financial aid, and personal financial management.


“Consider that the mind is capable of an endless growth.”—Asa Burton, one of the founders, urging citizens of Thetford to establish TA in 1819
We set high expectations. We challenge all members of the school community to reach their highest potential.
Our mission is to celebrate the unique worth of all students, to nurture their strengths, and to challenge them to fulfill their potential.