OpenStax: College Success


OpenStax College Success is a comprehensive and contemporary resource that serves First Year Experience, Student Success, and College Transition courses. Developed with the support of hundreds of faculty and coordinators, the book addresses the evolving challenges and opportunities of today’s diverse students. Engagement, self-analysis, personal responsibility, and student support are reflected throughout the material. College Success also includes an array of student surveys and opinion polls, and OpenStax will regularly provide the results to adopting faculty.

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Table of Contents for OpenStax: College Success

  • Ch. 1 Introduction - Exploring College
  • Ch. 2 Knowing Yourself as a Learner
  • Ch. 3 Managing Your Time and Priorities
  • Ch. 4 Planning Your Academic Pathways
  • Ch. 5 Reading and Notetaking
  • Ch. 6 Studying, Memory, and Test Taking
  • Ch. 7 Thinking
  • Ch. 8 Communicating
  • Ch. 9 Understanding Civility and Cultural Competence
  • Ch. 10 Understanding Financial literacy
  • Ch. 11 Engaging in a Healthy Lifestyle
  • Ch. 12: Planning for Your Future

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