Learning Assistance

Mission, Vision, and Success

Mission:  The mission of the Learning Assistance Center (LAC) is to foster the development of critical-thinking skills, successful habits, independent learning, and positive self-efficacy that enable students to become lifelong learners and achieve success in future careers.

Vision:  The LAC vision is to be recognized as a valuable academic-support service among SCC faculty, staff, students, and alumni as well as community members.

According to a survey administered to students who use the LAC, 98% reported that they were satisfied with the services they received.  The LAC also earned a mean of 4.38 on the 2017 Student Satisfaction Survey for “I am satisfied with the services available in the Learning Assistance Center (LAC)”  The Tutor Program has an overall success rate of 81%, meaning that this percentage of the students who sought tutoring services received a passing grade in their classes.