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Instructor Mr. Todd Powell
KSU 1101 Section C54 CRN 81780
Time: 11:00 am - 12:15 pm,
Tuesdays & Thursdays.
Instructor Ms. Tonya Jones
Math 0097, Section C54 CRN 82148.
Time: 9:30 am - 10:45 am,
Tuesdays & Thursdays.

Fall 2014 Learning Community:
First Year Seminar for Returning Adults

The First-Year Seminar for Returning Adults is designed to address the transitional needs of the nontraditional student. The learning community includes KSU 1101 Freshman Seminar and Math 0097 Elementary Algebra. This community will focus on the effective utilization of campus resources to improve rates of academic success. Additionally, the community will foster a sense of belonging through group activities as well as campus and community engagement. This learning community is targeted towards:

  • Students with a 5 year gap since their last enrollment in high school enrollment
  • Employed part-time or full-time
  • Serves in the role of spouse, domestic partner, parent, or care-taker 
  • Veteran or Reservist of the Armed Forces

MATH 0097 Elementary Algebra: Tues & Thurs, 9:30 am - 10:45 am 

MATH 0097 Elementary Algebra is taught by Tonya Jones, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Learning Support Program Coordinator. This course is a Learning Support Programs course that, in conjunction with MATH 0098, prepares students for basic credit courses.

KSU 1101 Freshman Seminar: Tues & Thurs, 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

KSU 1101 for Adult Learners is taught by R. Todd Powell, Assistant Director of Adult Learner Programs. In Mr. Powell's course, students are taught college survival skills and they are challenged to think critically, develop reasoning abilities, and express themselves in both oral and written forms. Involving nontraditional students within the campus community is an important part of the goals and mission of Adult Learner Programs.


Learning Outcomes for Learning Community

  • Integrative learning
  • Global learning
  • Strategies for academic success
  • Campus and community connections
  • Life skills



Student Development
Adult Learner Programs  |  Disabled Student Support Services  |  GLBTIQ Student Retention Services  |  International Student Retention Services
Multicultural Student Retention Services  |  Odyssey Peer Mentoring Program  |  Volunteer Kennesaw (VKSU)


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