Methodist College

Center for Student Success (CSS)

The Center for Student Success offers free academic assistance to all Methodist College students in a welcoming and supportive environment. The CSS staff is committed to helping students improve upon the critical skills needed to grow and succeed in a rigorous, medically-focused curriculum. Through one-on-one tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, writing tutoring, testing, workshops, and skills assessments, we can assist students with an array of subjects and services, including:

  • General education and nursing course assistance
  • Test-taking strategies and NCLEX prep
  • Mathematics and math for meds
  • Writing assistance and paper reviews
  • Study skills and time management
  • Reading comprehension and critical thinking
  • Biological and physical sciences

To learn more about our services, visit the CSS  located in room W178, or call 672-5957 or 672-4938 to set up an appointment.

View our CSS YouTube Channel, or look up tips on how to study and evaluate your learning style

CSS Operating Hours

Fall 2016 hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 1 - 4 p.m.
Sunday: 12 - 4 p.m.

CSS Staff

Tricia Fox, MA 
Director of CSS and ADA Coordinator
tfox@methodistcol.edu
309-672-5957 

Melissa Williams, RN, BSN
Nursing Success Coordinator
mwilliams@methodistcol.edu
309-672-4938

Jennifer McMurtry, RN, BSN
Nursing and Health Sciences Tutor