Student Services - FAQ

What test can the TDC help me prepare for?

The TDC will help you prepare for the:

  • Test of Academic Proficiency (TAP)
  • ACT/SAT
  • Content Area Tests
  • Assessment of Professional Teaching (APT)
  • Educative Teacher Performance Assessment (EDTPA local assessment until Sept. 2015)

How can I schedule one on one tutoring?

Please call 773-995-2215 to schedule a date and time.

Is there a fee for tutoring?

No, not for CSU students and alumni. Non CSU students pay $175 dollars for one subject matter for 6 months, or $300 dollars for all areas of study.

Are there other ways I can prepare for tests?

  • Once students have taken Mock Tests, they will be given codes for My Skills Tutor (required for ED 1500 students) and Longsdale practice websites.
  • Go to all of your classes and study regularly.
  • Specific subject matter workshops are given; just call and sign up.
  • Meet with your advisor and take a course if needed.
  • You can also take mock tests with us. Set up an appointment.

Can I take the TAP at CSU?

Yes, you can schedule an appointment with Ms. Montgomery in ED 208 or call 773.995-.598.

Can I be a tutor?

You will want to visit or call Mr. Keith Hooker for work study opportunities. 773.995.4520

Will you help me write a research paper?

Yes, we provide workshops, tutoring for writing and one on one review of papers.