Academic Success Center

Centering you for successful scholastic endeavors

Online Tutors

The Academic Success Center (ASC) is providing FREE tutoring online while CBC operates remotely! Our tutors are available to assist you in reviewing for class, preparing for upcoming tests, and answering other questions via Zoom. Visit our Canvas page to sign in, view the schedule, and get started.

ASC Canvas

What is the Academic Success Center?

We're here to help YOU! The Academic Success Center provides FREE tutoring to all CBC students in a variety of subjects. Our tutors are available to assist you with reviewing previous exams, studying for upcoming tests, completing homework and answering other questions in one-on-one or small group settings. Check-in with our friendly welcome desk staff upon your arrival, and we'll get you set up with the help you need!
Drop-in tutoring

We encourage you to come by for help in one or more of the following subjects (subject areas for tutoring support may vary per quarter):

  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English Language Acquisition (ELA)
  • History
  • Japanese
  • Math (pre-college through calculus)
  • Nutrition
  • Physics
  • Spanish
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Tutoring by appointment: Writing

Our writing tutors offer advice and assistance with writing, revising, reorganizing and syntax. We also offer help with pre-writing tasks such as brainstorming ideas, outlining, developing writing skills and locating research information.

Our writing tutors are available for 30-minute appointments. If your paper exceeds five pages, please schedule two back-to-back 30-minute appointments.

 

Schedule an appointment

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Available resources:
  • Textbooks
  • Calculators
  • Printers, Copiers and Scanners
  • Headphones
  • Study Spaces (quiet and/or group study rooms)
  • Online Tools
  • Computers (Bring a personal device for saving digital files and documents.)
  • Whiteboards

 

eTutoring

Can’t make it into the Academic Success Center? Need tutoring support in your own home or on your own time? We have partnered with eTutoringOnline.org to provide free online tutoring to all CBC students.

Visit eTutoring

 

eTutoring Features:
The online writing lab allows you to submit a draft of your paper to a tutor, ask for specific feedback and receive your work back with a tutor's response within 24 to 48 hours.
Live tutoring allows you to meet with a tutor in one-on-one tutoring sessions via a fully interactive, online environment.

Submit a specific question for any of the subject areas covered, and an eTutor will respond within 24 to 48 hours.

contact

  • Email:asc@columbiabasin.edu

  • Phone:509-542-4676

  • Address:2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco, WA 99301T Building, Room 433

  • Office Hours:Monday to Thursday: 7:30 am to 5 pmClosed Fridays, holidays and between quarters

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