For new clients the process begins with a complimentary interview and discussion of goals and challenges. Perceived strengths and areas of concern emerge in this dialogue.
From this information and school records if available, an individualized program is designed to enhance university level academic performance.
Support for excellence in achieving high grades for the best graduate level opportunity, as well as support for any perceived areas of concern, are integrated into an individualized package and delivered by highly qualified VLC faculty who act as teachers, mentors and coaches.
The VLC Signature Programs and Tool Kit is taught and applied in the context of the university classroom. The preparation of term papers, study procedures, test strategies are part of this program. Basic skills in clear written expression, research, communication, language and content are covered. Course support in math, science and social science is available to be integrated into the program design as needed.
Preparation for SAT and GRE exams and coaching in any undergraduate content are also available.
Finally, through dialogue and discussion the new emotional and psychological challenges of the college and university culture and context are addressed in a safe coaching and mentoring relationship by teachers who know what students face.