Over 30% of first year college students DO NOT return to the same college for the second year.
Over 80% of college students report feeling overwhelmed by stress over the past 12 months.
Over 40% of college students report symptoms of overwhelming anxiety.
On average 1,100 college students commit suicide each year.
8% of college graduates bring a parent to their first job interview.
Prevent College Disaster! Master Class with Dr. Joel
The Master Class is a one-of-a-kind experience, designed to maximize your high school student's edge in transitioning to successful college life. Whether a college bound student is motivated or unsure of their next steps, Dr. Joel's Master Class provides a range of insights, tips, and strategies BEFORE they arrive on campus. Students conveniently access the program from home!
In this comprehensive program, created by Take On College founder Dr. Joel Ingersoll, Master Class students learn to recognize personal strengths, increase confidence to manage adversity, create plans to maintain peak performance, and develop key Emotional Intelligence skills for college and career success.
Guided by Dr. Joel, students design a customized transition strategy that enables them to enter college with clear goals, the action steps to achieve them, and an accountability plan to keep them on track. Students also receive letters of completion to enhance their college applications.
The 8 session Master Class focuses on strengthening these Emotional Intelligence skills, vital to college transition, peak performance, and career success:
During the Master Class, students:
1. Identify interests, strengths, and challenges and align them with a success plan. 2. Learn how to make decisions that cultivate career inspiration and readiness. 3. Optimize their academic approach with effective time, organizational, and stress management strategies. 4. Practice personal commitment, accountability, and aligning with campus resources, 5. Build and maintain a college transition/career-success mindset and lifestyle that prioritizes physical and psychological health.