Study Tips for College

How to create a study schedule
Weekly Study Schedule (Photo: CC BY Archamberlain)

College is all about mastering the art of multitasking. The best way to tackle this is to draw up a weekly plan of attack. To do this you need to create some sort of schedule to follow and have a study plan.

College students in a study group
College Study Group (Photo: CC BY shawncalhoun)

Dr. Richard Light, a Harvard researcher and Professor of Teaching and Learning at Harvard Graduate School of Education, was sent out on a mission to find the single best predictor of college success.

After 10 years of research and surveying 1,600 Harvard students, he found a key element to university achievement: the ability of a student to either join or create a study group.