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Academic tips for international students

  1. Bring the copies of syllabus and course materials from previous institutions, so that the college can evaluate the courses to determine if the credits are transferable.
  2. Use APAS to determine what courses to take
  3. Use www.ratemyprofessors.com or facebook group to predict the difficulties of courses
  4. Rent or buy books online
  5. Utilize S/N in the grading system to lessen the workload
  6. Look for classes that fulfill multiple requirements
  7. Put all the test dates on your calendar