Career Success Webinars

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Advising, Counseling And Retention Services - Online (ACRS-Online) is Dedicated To Promoting Success In All Areas For Our Students.  This Series Of Career Success Webinars Will Focus On Hot Majors Available At GPC That Prepare You For Hot Careers.  In Addition To Hot Majors And Hot Careers, We Will Also Offer Some Tips To Prepare You for An Effective And Productive Job Search.



COMPASS Placement Testing (Dunwoody) - 3/2015

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Prerequisite: Thank You For Choosing The Dunwoody Testing Center At Georgia Perimeter College For Your COMPASS Placement Testing. A $20.00 Test Administration Fee Is Due To GPC. Please Pay This Fee At Our Student Accounts Office (Bldg. NB, Room 1400).
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Students Must Schedule A Test Date For COMPASS Placement Testing.

For The Convenience Of Prospective Students, Dunwoody Testing Services Accommodates Flexible Arrival Times To The Center. After Scheduling Your Appointment Date, As Long As You Arrive To The Testing Center, (located In Bldg. NC, Room 1261), With Valid Photo ID And Receipt For Payment, You May Begin Your COMPASS Placement Exams On Monday, Wednesday, Thursday And Friday, Between The Hours Of 9:30 A.m. And 2:30 P.m.

On Tuesday Only…students May Begin Their COMPASS Placement Exam Anytime Between The Hours Of 9:30 A.m. And 4:30 P.m.

Students Must Have Valid (non-expired) State Issued Identification In Order To Be Tested.



COMPASS Placement Testing - Alpharetta Testing Center (March 2015)

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Description: Thank you for choosing the Alpharetta Testing Center at Georgia Perimeter College as your testing center.rnA $20.00 test administration fee is due to GPC. Please pay this fee at our Student Accounts Window in room AA-1122 prior to reporting to the Testing Center. rnThe Office of Student Accounts Hours of Operation are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.rnPayment must be made by cash or credit/debit card only. Students must have a valid photo ID in order to test.rnYou are not allowed to eat or drink in the testing lab, nor use cell phones, pagers, the internet or other electronic devices during testing. rnStandard 4 functions, scientific, TI-83 or TI-84 Graphing Calculators are permitted on the Math test. You are NOT allowed to use TI-89, TI-92, or TInspire calculators.rnYou MAY NOT use your cellphone or any other electronic device as a calculator.rnGPC requires you to activate and use the calculator provided in the Math section of the test. This calculator may be switched between standard and scientific modes.rnPlease bring a light jacket or sweater because the testing lab is kept at a cool temperature.rnStudy/Preparation materials may be found at http://testing.gpc.edu/materials.htm or http://depts.gpc.edu/~gpcltc/compass.htm

Compass Placement Testing - Clarkston Campus (02/2015)

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Prerequisite: $20.00 Fee
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Compass Placement Testing - Clarkston Campus (03/2015)

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Prerequisite: $20.00 Fee
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COMPASS Placement Testing- Newton Campus (March 2015)

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COMPASS Placement Testing~ Decatur Campus - February 2015

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Description: Thank You For Choosing The Decatur Testing Center At Georgia Perimeter College As Your Testing Site.rn

Please Read The Following Testing Day Requirements:

1. Report to Building SF, Suite 2300 (the Testing Center) Upon Arrival
2. You Must Bring a Current State Or Federal Issued Photo ID (Driver's License, State ID,
    Passport, School ID, Etc.)
3. Bring With You The Testing Fee Of $20.00. This Fee May Be Paid By Credit Or Debit Card,      
    Money Order Or Cash. The Office Of Student Accounts Hours Of Operation Are Monday - Friday
    8:00am - 4:50pm (Again, You Must Report To The Testing Center First For Check-in)
4. If You Are Scheduled To Test At The 5:30pm Session And Report After 4:50pm For Check-In, You
    Must Present Your $20 Testing Fee In The Form Of a Money Order
5. Cell Phones And Other Electronic Devices Must Be Turned Off Before Entering The Testing
    Area
6. Bring With You A Light Jacket Or Sweater Because The Testing Lab Is Kept At A Cool   
    Temperature



COMPASS Placement Testing~ Decatur Campus - March 2015

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Description: Thank You For Choosing The Decatur Testing Center At Georgia Perimeter College As Your Testing Site.\r\nrn

Please Read The Following Testing Day Requirements:

1. Report to Building SF, Suite 2300 (the Testing Center) Upon Arrival
2. You Must Bring a Current State Or Federal Issued Photo ID (Driver\'s License, State ID,
    Passport, School ID, Etc.)
3. Bring With You The Testing Fee Of $20.00. This Fee May Be Paid By Credit Or Debit Card,      
    Money Order Or Cash. The Office Of Student Accounts Hours Of Operation Are Monday - Friday
    8:00am - 4:50pm (Again, You Must Report To The Testing Center First For Check-in)
4. If You Are Scheduled To Test At The 5:30pm Session And Report After 4:50pm For Check-In, You
    Must Present Your $20 Testing Fee In The Form Of a Money Order
5. Cell Phones And Other Electronic Devices Must Be Turned Off Before Entering The Testing
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6. Bring With You A Light Jacket Or Sweater Because The Testing Lab Is Kept At A Cool   
    Temperature



Credit By Exam (CLEP) Dunwoody - 2/2015

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Prerequisite: Thank You For Choosing Georgia Perimeter College As Your Preferred CLEP Test Site.
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It Is Strongly Recommended That GPC Students Speak With An Academic Advisor Prior To Taking A CLEP Exam.


Information Regarding CLEP Testing, Including Exam Descriptions, Can Be Found At:
www.collegeboard.com/clep

Information On The CLEP Exams Accepted By Georgia Perimeter College Can Be Found At: http://depts2.gpc.edu/~gpcem/registrar/clep_scores.html

Before Exam Day

Step 1: Create An Account And Register Through The CLEP Program My Account Registration Portal:  http://clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam

Step 2: Schedule Your Preferred Date And Time To Test On The Dunwoody Campus Through The GPC Student Sign-Up Registration Portal:   http://testing.gpc.edu/appointments.htm

Select A Department: Dunwoody Testing … Then Click GO  

            Select A Course:  Credit By Exam (CLEP) Exams – Dunwoody - (preferred Month)

                        Select A Preferred Date And Time For Your Appointment

On Exam Day Bring The Following To The Test Center:

1.      A Valid Registration Ticket From My Account Registration Portal

2.      Valid Picture Identification

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eceipt For The $25.00 Non-refundable Test Administration Fee.
The Test Administration Fee Is Payable At The Office Of Student Accounts, Which Is open Monday - Friday From 8:00am To 5:00pm In Building NB, Room #1400).  Payment Of The Test Administration Fee ($25) Can Be Made By Cash, Credit/debit Card, Money Order, Or Cashier’s Check. 

The Testing Center Does Not Accept Payment Of The Test Administration Fee.



GALILEO Quick And Easy Webinar

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In This One Hour Webinar, GPC Librarians Will Show You The Basics Of Using GALILEO For Your Research, Including Search Tips And How To Identify Databases For Your Subject.  The Class Will Be Customized To Address Specific Questions From The Participants, So Feel Free To Come With A Question Or Assignments In Mind! See http://guides.gpc.edu/webinar For More Information.

This Webinar Will Take Place Via Blackboard Collaborate.  Please Be Sure To Log In Beforehand And Run The Audio Setup Wizard So You Have Time To Work Out Any Technical Difficulties.  You Need To Be Able To Both See The Screen And Hear The Speaker To Get The Most Out Of The Webinar.  You Can Communicate With The Speaker By Chat, A Headset, Or By Telephoning Into The Conference Room (phone-in Info Available In The Room).

For Questions About This Webinar, Email Mary Ann Cullen At Mary.cullen@gpc.edu



Literature Topic Research

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Prerequisite: None, But Basic Library Research Knowledge Is Helpful
Description: Learn to find print and electronic information resources about literature topics including author biographies, literary criticism/analysis, and literature movements. We'll recommend databases and search tips specific to literature topics.

Managing Your GPA

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Managing Your Grade Point Average (GPA) Has A Lot To Do With Your Success At GPC And After Graduating From GPC.  Join Advising, Counseling And Retention Services - Online (ACRS-Online) For A Discussion On How Grades Impact Your Graduation, Your Transfer, And Your Financial Aid Eligibility.  Also, ACRS-Online Will Provide An Overview Of Tools Designed To Help You Manage Your GPA With Positive Results.  Among These Tools Are DegreeWorks, Grade Forgiveness, And The GPA Calculator.



Online Library Services

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GPC Online Library Services Is Reaching Out To All GPC Students To Help You Be An Even More Successful Student In The ACRS Student Success Series.  This Semester, There Are Two Webinars - Sign Up For One Or Both!

Feb 3 - Student Success Resources At GPC Libraries

How Can The Library Help You Be A Success? How About Drills For Math And Grammar And Practice Exams For CLEP, MCAT, And Career Exams? Librarians Mary Ann Cullen And Laura Tartak Explore These As Well As Books And E-books To Supplement A Class That’s A Little Too Confusing. Also, Learn How To Get Information About Financial Aid, Scholarships, And Career Resources, and More. Bring Your Questions About How We Can Help You Succeed!

March 24 – Online Library Research Tips

Librarian Mary Ann Cullen Shows You How To Navigate GALILEO To Get The Best Resources For Your Project, Hot To Evaluate Sources For Quality, And How To Get Help From A Librarian.  Whether Your Research Paper Or Speech Is Looming Or You Just Want A Good Introduction To Library Research, You Can Benefit From This Webinar.  There Will Be Time At The End For Specific Questions.

For More Information See: http://guides.gpc.edu/webinar



Online Math-CS Exams At GPC Testing Centers

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