The Elftmann Student Success Center provides free tutoring support to Dunwoody students in a wide variety of disciplines. Tutors are typically second-year students who are recommended by program faculty and trained by the Success Center faculty, so they know what it takes to be successful.
Tutors hold regular hours in the Success Center, and many also hold hours in their respective lab areas. Tutors are available with or without an appointment. In addition, Success Center faculty are available for further guidance and support.
In addition to program-specific help, our faculty and tutors are happy to help you with the following topics and skills:
The Elftmann Student Success Center provides a tutor for most technical programs at Dunwoody College of Technology. Tutors are generally recommended by an instructor, but individual students are encouraged to apply as well. Tutors are expected to staff the Center and assist students with homework and studying approximately 10 hours per week, as well as maintain regular contact with the students of their technical program.
1.) Contact Ross Brower to discuss the application process and to schedule an interview.
Phone: 612-381-8247 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Office: Black 52E
2.) Ask a financial aid representative if you qualify for work study.
3.) Ensure your instructor recommendation is emailed to Ross Brower.
4.) For the interview, you must bring a problem from your technical program to conduct a tutoring session. The problem should take approximately 10 minutes to work through.
5.) Tutors then complete 30+ hours of training covering topics that follow the specifications set by the College Reading and Learning Association. Topics include tutoring techniques, modeling, questioning, and managing small groups.
All tutors are expected to:
For more information, please contact the Student Success Center: email@example.com or 612-381-3398.