Academic I-BEST

Students enroll in Academic I-BEST for one to three quarters and work towards their AA degree or vocational certificate, while receiving additional academic support. 

You get many bonuses in I-BEST:

Winter 2018 (Quarter starts January 8, 2018)

Academic I-BEST Sociology Cohort: (14 credits)

Minimum Casas score: 230 Reading OR eligibility for ENGL 097 and completion of Casas.

8405 ENGL 097* Writing Fundamentals MWF, 11:00  a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
8404 SOC& 101   Interpersonal Communication MWF, 9:30 - 10:50 a.m.
B066 CAP 091 I-BEST Support TTH, 9:30 - 11:20 a.m.

Academic I-BEST Environmental Biology Cohort: (14 credits)

Minimum Casas score: 240 Reading OR eligibility for ENGL 098 and completion of Casas.

8401 ENGL 097* Writing Fundamentals MWF, 2:00 - 3:25 p.m.
8400 BIOL 101 Enviornmental Biology MWTHF, 1:00 - 1:50 p.m.
    Environmental Biology Lab T, 1:00 - 3:50 p.m.
B067 CAP 091 I-BEST Support MTWTH, 12:00 - 12:50 p.m.

Spring 2018 (Quarter starts  April 9, 2018)

Academic I-BEST Psychology Cohort: (14 credits)

Minimum Casas score: 230 Reading OR eligibility for ENGL 097 and completion of Casas.

ENGL 097* Writing Fundamentals MWF, 2:00 - 3:25 p.m.
SOC& 101   Introduction to Psychology MWF, 12:30 - 1:55 p.m.
CAP 091 I-BEST Support TTH, 12:30 - 2:20 p.m.

Academic I-BEST Communication Cohort: (14 credits)

Minimum Casas score: 240 Reading OR eligibility for ENGL 098 and completion of Casas.

ENGL 097* Writing Fundamentals MWF, 9:30 - 10:55 a.m.
CMST& 210 Interpersonal Communication MWF, 11:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
CAP 091 I-BEST Support TTH, 9:30 - 11:20 a.m.
* In Academic I-BEST, students may earn credit for ENGL 097, 098 or 101 depending on their level of work at the end of the quarter.
* In I-BEST, students take all classes together in a supportive learning environment. 
 

Contact:

Janette Clay, Transitional Studies Learning Communities Manager, 360-992-2618, jclay@clark.edu, TBG 201

Nicole Hopkins, Transitional Studies Coach, 360-992-2717, nhopkins@clark.edu, TBG 201