Student Success

MSU Bobcat Tutoring & Study Resources 

Click the links below for popular resources available online or on campus through AYCSS.

Bobcat TechHub

AYCSS - The Student's Guide

SmartyCats Tutoring

MSU 101

This link will provide more information about the Help Centers for key courses in writing, math, physics, chemistry, engineering, and computer science.

 

The Writing Center - Located in 1-114 Wilson Hall

Math Learning Center - Located in 1-112 Wilson Hall 

Physics Learning Center - Located in 230 Barnard Hall 

Chemistry Help Center - Located in 217 Gaines Hall

Engineering Mechanics Help Center - Located in 317 Roberts Hall

Computer Science Student Success Center - Located in 259 Barnard Hall 

The library provides workshops, research liaisons, and much more! Check out some of the services they offer here.

 

The Commons

Research Liaisons

Library Workshops

Becoming part of your new learning community is made easier through these support systems. It's all about making connections!

 

COE - Peer Academic Leaders

Women in Engineering

EMPower Program

Online Icons

Online Tutoring & Study Resources

Student-Recommended online support for Engineering content.

 

Engineering online Tutoring - Retired Civil Engineer and MSU Alum: John P. Nerison is dedicating time to support the next generation of engineer. Click here to see which courses he tutors.

MIT Opencourseware -  Need practice or a review of key content? MIT Opencourseware allows you to download a courses from a variety of subjects. Search by department, then by course to find one that covers the content you need.

Student-Recommended online support for Math, Statistics, and Economics content.

 

EdReady - An MSU supported resource. 

Just Math Tutorials - Patrick JMT, author of "Calculus for Dummies," provides a blog where students may search by content and topic.

Professor Leonard - College professor, Brandon Leonard, provides full lecture videos by content, as well as TTP (to the point) math concept videos. This link takes students to his YouTube channel, but he also has a blog.  

David Longstreet - From the private sector, practioner-academic, David Longstreet uses interactive technology to teach math, statistics, and economics content. This blog will link you to his YouTube channels. Click on "MYBOOKSUCKS" for a list of his channels.

MIT Opencourseware - Need practice or a review of key content? MIT Opencourseware allows you to download a courses from a variety of subjects. Search by department, then by course to find one that covers the content you need.

Khan Academy - Khan Academy produces short lectures in the form of YouTube videos on a variety of topics in STEM and Social Science.

MSU Math Department Resources - Detailed resources and course websites directly from the MSU Mathematics Department and YOUR instructors. 

Student-Recommended online support for Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Computer Science content.

 

Bozeman Science - Join Paul Andersen in his online classroom as he describes important science concepts in biology, chemistry and physics.

Science with Tyler DeWitt - Chemistry basics are the focus of this YouTube Channel.

MIT Opencourseware - Need practice or a review of key content? MIT Opencourseware allows you to download a courses from a variety of subjects. Search by department, then by course to find one that covers the content you need.

The Physics Classroom - Chemical engineer, chemist and teacher, Tom Henderson approaches physics concepts comprehensively for both students and teachers. 

The Chemistry Learning Center - Online Chemistry support from University of Illinois', College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Khan Academy - Khan Academy produces short lectures in the form of YouTube videos on a variety of topics in STEM and Social Science.

Code Academy - A free tutorial website to support learning computer languages. Must establish an account, but this networks you with other computer science students and specialists in the field.

College Knowledge now

Navigating College

Transitioning from high school to college is not intuitive. There is a process, a new language, new skills, and much more that is required for success. Access helpful tips, strategies and higher education vocabulary through these helpful websites and tutorials.

 

The College Info Geek - Free download, "10 Steps to Earning Awesome Grades," and much more!

Transition Year - Bridging the gap between high school and college.

Blueprints for Student Success - A website developed by asking current high school students, their families, and teachers (in Montana) what they wanted to know about college.

Blueprints for Student Success - Montana (Facebook site)

Having trouble remembering what was covered during Orientation? Parents and students can click here to review presentations from the College of Engineering.

 

2017 Math Placement and your Degree

2017 Student Orientation Presentation

2017 Parent Orientation Presentation 

Current Course Catalog

Registration Handbooks

Access helpful information from the Office of the Registrar here.

 

Current Course Catalog

Registration Handbooks

MSU Important Dates

Important dates and an Excel GPA calculator to help you manage your academic success.

 

MSU Important Dates

Add/Drop Dates 

Excel GPA Calculator

By popular demand, these resources will help you plan efficiently and stay organized.

 

Semester at a Glance - Fall 2017

Semester at a Glance - Spring 2018

Weekly Schedule Worksheet