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This program is a voluntary program where students take the following courses:
DEV 0114 Basic Math and Pre-Algebra
DEV 0155 Basic Communications Skills
COLS 1101 College Success Skills
Placement into DEV 0114 and DEV 0155
First semester daytime students
If you are interested in being considered for this program please click the link below and fill out the Block Program Inquiry Form. Someone should respond to your inquiry within 24 – 72 hours from submission.
Access the Block Program Inquiry Form.
Benefits of the Program
Make New Friends while creating a Support System
Relationships form between your instructors, academic advisor, and fellow students to create a support system to help assist you in being successful with your classes.
Students take the same courses with a small teacher/student ratio. This allows the teacher to address the challenges that the student might encounter and provide resources to assist them through those challenges.
Small Study Groups
To review weekly what was covered in class and go over any trouble areas that the group might be experiencing.
Develop Skills for College Success
Your COLS 1101 course will help answer questions about college and academics, as well as help you to adjust to college life. Effective study skills, goal-setting, time management and how to handle test anxiety are some of the topics you will master in that class.
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- Academic Advisor
- Faculty & Staff Directory
- Student Development - COLS 1101
- DevEd Mathematics Courses
- DevEd Reading & Writing Courses
- Web and Blended Courses
- Block Program
- Learning Communities
- Peer Tutoring
- Mathematics Learning Skills Center
- Reading & Writing Center
- Our Brochure
Department of Developmental Education
Aquinas Hall 215
Columbus State Community College
550 East Spring Street
Columbus, Ohio 43216
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.