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East Tennessee State University

ETSU 1020

ETSU 1020


ETSU 1020 helps new Buccaneers get off to a great start and stay on track to graduation.

    • Boost your ability to learn with research-based study skills.

    • Explore careers and work satisfaction; use your ETSU education to become someone employers want to hire.

    • Meet your academic advisor early in the term (not just at registration).

    • Learn more about yourself, others and ETSU-make the most of college. 

Taught in small classes...connect with fellow students and your instructor.


Class sessions are lively and engaging!  


Take ETSU 1020 in your first term at ETSU if you:

    • are a freshman and

    • entered ETSU with fewer than 12 transfer credits and

    • aren't a pre-health major (like pre-nursing and pre-dental hygiene) or a pre-medical profession student (pre-med, pre-pharmacy, etc)* 

See a sample syllabus from Fall 2017.


* Pre-health majors and pre-medical professions students should take PREH 1350, Health Professions Exploration.  

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