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Student Life Skills

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Student Life Skills classes help you cope with adding the demands of college to your busy life and prepare for your successful future. You learn study skills and time management, as well as a better understanding of how you learn and what types of careers would make you happy.

We know from experience that taking Student Life Skills (SLS) classes increase your chances at academic success by up to 50 percent. Even if you don’t need any college prep classes, SLS class can help you with: 

  • Managing stress
  • Developing good study skills
  • Selecting a major
  • Exploring careers
  • Balancing school, work and family
  • Learning leadership
  • Increasing Personal Effectiveness
See complete course descriptions for the one-credit Student Life Skills courses.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.