Academic Services & Tutoring

Tutoring & Academic Support Center (TASC)

Oceanside, Building 1200: 760.795.6682
Community Learning Center, Academic Support Center: 760.795.8724

www.miracosta.edu/studentservices/tutoring/

The Tutoring and Academic Support Center (TASC) is committed to enhancing student retention and success by providing assistance to students through innovative academic support services. Full- and part-time students enrolled at MiraCosta College are eligible to use these services free of charge. We have a great group of peer tutors and academic success coaches ready to assist students reach their academic potential.

TASC assists students by providing individual and group tutoring, supplemental learning assistance (embedded tutoring, academic success coaching), student success workshops, and self-help materials. Services are available during day and evening hours at the Community Learning Center and Oceanside campuses. We provide on-ground and online services. Please visit our website for specific links tied to our online services. Sí, se puede!

Math Learning Center (MLC)

Oceanside, Building 1200 (first floor): 760.795.6732
San Elijo, Building 100 (first floor): 760.757.2121, x7781
CLC, Academic Support Center: 760.757.2121, x8843

www.miracosta.edu/mlc

The Math Learning Center (MLC) provides assistance to MiraCosta math students through a variety of online and on-ground services. Services are free of charge and include drop-in and appointment tutoring; help with homework for individuals or groups; self-help materials, such as video lectures; computers to allow students to work with online homework systems; textbook and calculator checkout (for use only in the MLC at OC/SAN); and make-up test or quiz services (at OC/SAN). MLC services are available during day and evening hours at both the Oceanside and San Elijo campus libraries and morning to early afternoon at the CLC branch. Our friendly and welcoming staff host pre-term prep workshops and provide review sessions, embedded tutors for certain math courses, and tutoring online as well. Visit our website to meet our wonderful team and find helpful links to scheduled online appointments or unscheduled online drop-in tutoring through Zoom. Free math help--what could be better! 

Writing Center

Oceanside, Building 1200 (first floor) 760.795.6861
San Elijo, Building 100 (first floor):  760.757.2121, x7822
CLC, Academic Support Center: 760.757.2121, x8844

www.miracosta.edu/wc

The Writing Center is for all writers and readers, whether you are an advanced writer looking for a second opinion or a beginning writer just developing your skills. Perhaps you are plagued by grammar issues, have trouble with assigned reading, or need to practice a speech or group presentation for class. Whatever your writing, reading, and speaking goals, the Writing Center is the place for you! 

We provide online services, where you can make half-hour appointments for Zoom meetings or submit a paper and get a short video with feedback, or you can connect with one of our coaches in our Live Online Center in real time.

Feel free to write in the center and get input as needed--no appointment necessary. When it's time to write those transfer and scholarship essays, we can help with those too. Even better, our services are free of charge! Visit our website to find direct links to all of our online services.

STEM Learning Center

Oceanside, Building 1200 (first floor): 760.795.6732
San Elijo, Building 100 (first floor): 760.757.2121, x7781

www.miracosta.edu/stem

The Nordson Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Learning Center and the STEM Learning Center at San Elijo provide free comprehensive tutoring for students enrolled in chemistry, physics, biology, biotechnology, physical science, computer science, and other science courses. In addition to spaces for drop-in and appointment tutoring, the centers provide independent and group study areas, computer equipment and software, reference materials and textbook resources, as well as equipment including microscopes, slide sets, biology models, and scientific calculators. Our friendly and welcoming staff also host STEM workshops and social events, and provide tutoring online as well. Visit our website to meet our incredible team and find helpful links to scheduled online appointments or unscheduled online drop-in tutoring through Zoom. We are here for you!