The first 100 days of college is a time of major change

It's exciting and sometimes challenging. This all new online course teaches students the life and study skills essential to successfully navigating this critical time

The transition from high school to college is full of unpredictable events. For students, high school is a known, safe environment with well-established daily routines, with parents, friends and teachers usually providing a deep support system. Conversely, colleges can be large, bewildering places, with routines, locations, teachers and friendships that are all new. Without trusted support systems, students at all levels of academic ability find themselves struggling to adapt to the volume of change in their lives, and to their increased role in taking responsibility for their actions.
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Everything students need to know to breeze through their first 100 days of college

Curriculum

The best way to ensure a successful transition to college

18 fun and easy to absorb lessons, supported by specific activities and quizzes

  • Lessons

    We've reviewed most everything published on our topics, identifying the most important things that students need to know.

  • Activities

    We've included activities that will help students personalize the concepts presented in each lesson.

  • Quizzes

    Quizzes test how well students absorb and retain each lesson

Content that students want to work with!

All our content is visually stimulating and delivered on-demand. Students can move at their own pace, completing the course in a week or over the summer break.
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18 fun and esay to absorb lessons

Created by experts

  • Specially created by educators with over 20 years experience in helping students transition from high school to college

  • Working with authors of the best-selling The Skinny On series. This series creates content that is easy to understand, helpful and critical for success.

  • Founded in 2008 and winners of 2 national book awards

Course Leader

Jim Randel

Jim Randel

Jim Randel, the founder of RAND Media Company, is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law, and has been both an entrepreneur and commentator about entrepreneurs for twenty-five years. In 2008, Jim founded RAND Media Company, a publishing company geared toward creating content that distill important topics into a simple and readable illustrated format. RAND Media Company publishes the "Skinny On" series which are pictorial explanations of complicated subjects in a simplified, easy-to-understand format, such as time management, willpower, success and credit cards. The first book in the series (The Skinny on the Housing Crisis) was Book of the Year in 2009 as awarded by the National Association of Real Estate Editors. Jim has also written Street Smarts: Beyond the Diploma which was also honored as Book of the Year for Young Adults by the Institute of Financial Literacy. His three MONEY books have been used by educators and corporations to explain financial principles to employees and students. Jim has also lectured at Harvard and NYU Business Schools and has been the guest speaker at numerous conventions around the United States.

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The essential life and study skills guide used by thousands of successful students