Empower Program

Empower Program

A strength-based, supportive learning program designed to help you transition into and be successful at LBCC.

Increase your ability to succeed, realize your potential, develop a network of college and community support, and become empowered in lifelong success in your academic, professional and personal development.

  • Program courses are free
  • Courses held each term on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2-5:30 p.m.
  • Supported by success coaching and community building activities
  • Learn to identify and navigate obstacles
  • Gain skills to be successful in college

Courses focus on college and career readiness, self-development, self-assessment, goal-setting and planning, support network development, and overall well-being. 

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Course topics include:

  • Computer skills
  • Time management
  • Identifying values
  • Communication & diversity
  • Learning styles
  • Personality types
  • Strengths identification
  • Academic success strategies
  • Applying for financial aid and scholarships
  • Critical thinking
  • Employability skills

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