What is a Learning Specialist? 

  • Experienced in providing relevant learning strategies, troubleshooting, coaching, advocacy, and support 
  • Professionals with expertise in learning theory and higher education 
  • Experienced in working with undergraduate students  
  • Works with you to understand your needs/goals 
  • Remains current with accepted and appropriate instructional theory, practice and research 
  • Can teach you tools to help you connect with your studying and content 

 What Meeting with a Learning Specialist Can Offer

Learning specialists offer individualized one to one meetings/advising. Topics for meetings vary and may include, but are not limited to: 

  • Study Preparation for Step 1 and Step 2 
  • Test Taking Strategies 
  • Testing Anxiety 
  • Study Habits 
  • Motivation Issues 
  • Lecture Process 
  • Time Management