Through the presentation of topics ranging from reading and study strategies to stress management, students become better equipped to adjust to the college experience and increase their chances of academic success. Individual periodic conferencing is also a key element of the course. It is open to all students and required for some AGS students. Waivers from GST 102C can be granted for students transferring two or more college level classes with grades of B- or better. GST 102C will fulfill the GST 100C course requirement for all General Studies and Associate in Arts majors. GST 102C may not be taken as an elective to meet graduation requirements.