Located on the 1st floor of Sherrod Library, the Center for Academic Achievement (CFAA) is home to Learning Services (Tutoring and Supplemental Instruction) and Testing Services. The mission of the CFAA is to present students with opportunities to learn and demonstrate their learning in a secure and supportive environment that encourages creative thinking, collaborative learning, and self-direction.
The CFAA's Learning Services offers tutoring on an appointment and/or walk-in basis and is open most evenings and weekends. In addition to scheduling an appointment with
a CFAA tutor, students can work on homework in the Center and attend Supplemental
Instruction (SI) sessions for certain subjects.
The CFAA is the place for students to go for help with:
- writing and speaking,
- natural sciences,
- general education courses,
- and many other subjects.
The Tutoring Center is located in room 144 on the first floor of the library.
In addition,the CFAA's Testing Services proctors online exams for ETSU courses and some national tests. Instructors can create tests in D2L and then arrange with the Testing staff for these tests to be administered to their students in the Center over the course of a day or days. The Senior Exit Exam (CCTST) and other assessments are also proctored in Testing Services.
The Testing Center is located at the rear of the first floor of the library.