The Tutoring Lab

Tutoring SessionThe Cotsakos College of Business Tutoring Lab is located at the Valley Road Campus in room 3048 and is here to assist students with Accounting, Economics, Business Math, Business Statistics, Corporate Finance and Product/Operation Management. We also provide guided study for our MBA Lower Core courses in the late afternoon. For assistance with other courses, please visit the Academic Success Center.  All of our tutors are upper division or MBA students with demonstrated expertise in one or more of these subjects and can assist with:

  • One-to-One tutoring
  • Study Group Facilitation
  • Support and Encouragement

Come in with your study group or do your homework independently with the assurance that there is somebody available to assist if you need help.

Librarian Help @ Valley Road!

Get in-person assistance with research assignments every Thursday from 1:30 - 5:00 in Valley Road Room 3044!  If you can't make it during our Valley Road hours, you can call the library reference desk at (973) 720-2116.  Live chat is also available 24/7 over the web at the library's HOME PAGE and click "Chat with Us."

Career Development Center Office Hours @ Valley Road

NOTE: During the spring 2018 semester, Valley Road office hours may be limited.  Be sure to check with the Career Development Center before going to Valley Road office hours.

An important part of the Professional Enrichment 2.0 program is the Career Development Component.  This requirement will allow students to participate in guided activities and experiences that will teach them how to develop the necessary skills in order to navigate their professional career development process.

The Career Development Center has office hours available in Valley Road Room 3044 every Monday afternoon from 1:00 - 4:30.  To schedule an appointment, call the Career Development  Center at (973) 720-3291 and ask to schedule your appointment at Valley Road.

What tutors CAN do:

Help with:

  • Managerial & Financial Accounting
  • Business Math & Business Statistics
  • Macro & Micro Economics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Product/Operation Management
  • Most MBA Lower Core / MBA Pathway courses.
  • Reinforce class concepts (Examples: Supply and Demand, Financial Statements, etc.)
  • GENERAL QUESTIONS about homework. Come prepared with your book so we can find a similar problem to work on from the book.
  • Go over in class assignments or assignments that are ALREADY GRADED.

What tutors CANNOT do:

  • Help with most upper division classes (unless listed above). Please contact your course instructor if you are having difficulty in these classes.
  • Help with MBA Upper Core and Concentration courses.
  • Help with online homework or take-home exams/quizzes.
  • Specific questions from the homework.
  • Crash reviews before exams! These types of classes are very different from the classes you took in high school. They require skills that are developed through practice and understanding.

When you visit the Tutoring Lab, please bring the following with you:

  • Student ID
  • Your Text Book and Class Notes: We need to see what your professor went over in class.
  • Positive Mental Attitude: Come focused and ready to learn.

Spring 2018 Semester

Accounting

  • Mondays 10:00 AM –  6:30 PM
  • Tuesdays 2:00 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Wednesdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM; 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Economics (Macroeconomics, Microeconomics)

  • Mondays 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesdays 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Wednesdays 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Business Math

  • Mondays 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesdays 12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Business Statistics I & II

  • Mondays 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (Business Stats 1 & 2); 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (Business Stats 1 & 2); 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (Business Stats 1 only)
  • Tuesdays 12:30 - 3:30 PM (Business Stats 1 & 2); 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM (Business Stats 1 only)
  • Wednesdays 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (Business Stats 1 only); 2:00 - 3:15 (Business Stats 1 only); 3:30 - 5:30 (Business Stats 1 & 2)

Corporate Finance

  • Mondays 11:00 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Tuesdays 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Wednesdays 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM; 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Product/Operations Management

  • Mondays 3:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Tuesdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM

MBA Lower Core Guided Study

  • Mondays 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Tuesdays 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesdays 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM