Center for Academic Progress (CAP)

The Center for Academic Progress

The Center for Academic Progress provides assistance in preparing for college English and math coursework. CAP is offers placement test preparation, tutoring, and advising online. Please continue reading this page for more information about CAP Services. For any questions, please contact CAP Coordinator Andrew Pelletier at .

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Center Hours

CAP staff are available online Monday – Friday. Appointments are available for some evenings and Saturdays.


Center Services

Refresher ProgramsCAP offers free Refresher Programs in math and English. These programs allow students an opportunity to build skills in math and/or English and get a chance to move to a higher course placement. These programs include iMath, iEnglish, Jumpstart, and RISE.

TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CAP PROGRAM YOU MUST:

  • Be an accepted student of Housatonic Community College,
  • Be recommended for placement into ANY of the following classes:
    • Math 095i, 095, 137t
  • AND not have taken the class yet. For example, if you have taken English but not math yet, you may still be eligible for a refresher in math.
  • Be registered for classes for Fall 2020 at Housatonic

Intensive Math and English Courses – Students in English 092i (Reading), English 094i (Writing), and Math 095i have access to the CAP for tutoring and more. All tutoring and CAP support for these courses is currently offered online and by appointment only. Students in these courses can make appointments for tutoring by logging into Housatonic.accudemia.net


Center Staff

Andrew Pelletier – CAP Coordinator – LH B153 – (203) 332-8516
Kofi Adomako-Ayisi – English Instructional Support Specialist – LH B151 – (203) 332-8503
Hyoja Tully – Math Instructional Support Specialist – LH B146 – (203) 332-8579
Kevin Redmond – Math Instructional Support Specialist– LH B146 – (203) 332-8527



Academic Support Center Staff

Kofi Adomako-Ayisi Instructional Support Specialist (CAP English) 203-332-8503
Aliss Obeid Tutoring Coordinator 203-332-5992
Andrew Pelletier Center for Academic Progress (CAP) Coordinator 203-332-8516
Kevin Redmond Instructional Support Specialist (CAP Math) 203-332-8527
Karyn Smith Coordinator of the Writing Center 203-332-5133
Marianne Tecun Director of Academic Support Center 203-332-5139
Hyoja Tully Instructional Support Specialist (CAP Math) 203-332-8579