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We're a small campus with a big U of M degree and an even bigger family!

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College is about more then just learning how to study for an exam or getting that diploma. It's about preparing and helping you learn the skills that will help you succeed both in and outside the classroom. Yes, we will help you to become academically successful by providing tips and tricks  on study strategies, note-taking, goal setting, but also those about physical wellness and emotional health. We are preparing you to have both the academics required for a future job but also the soft skills that every employer is looking for.

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You did it! You made it to the end of this page. We're so proud of you! Your future is's time to apply! Become part of the Golden Eagle family.

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