Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) offers academic tutoring, paper reviews, and study sessions for Mount Carmel College of Nursing (MCCN) students. Peer tutors and faculty coaches are available to meet in-person or online throughout each semester or term. Faculty coaches hold office hours in the ARC, which is located on the second floor of the Center for Teaching and Learning. All are welcome to stop by our office, CLE 207, at any time to see if a faculty coach is available, or email the ARC at academicresources@mccn.edu for a calendar of availability for the current semester.

Peer tutors and faculty coaches are available to help with the following subjects:

  • ATI Test Preparation
  • APA Format & Scholarly Writing
  • Academic Research
  • Gerontology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Nursing Foundations
  • Pharmacology
  • Med/Surg
  • Acute Care
  • Healthcare Policy
  • Leadership
  • Gerontology
  • Pediatrics
  • Mathematics

The mission of the ARC is to assist students in their efforts to become confident and independent learners, and to provide and help integrate effective learning and study strategies for students, while also helping to clarify and reinforce course content, assignments, and material.

Tutoring is offered at no charge to Mount Carmel College of Nursing students.

To schedule an appointment with any of our tutors, please email The ARC at the email address above, or email Anne Hinze at ahinze@mccn.edu. Please allow up to two days for the appointment to be scheduled.

PLEASE NOTE: writing tutors may need 5-7 business days to review and return papers, depending on the length of the paper and the number of students seeking assistance at any given time. DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO SEEK ASSISTANCE.

For help with scholarly writing, students may enroll in the Online Writing Lab or contact the Faculty Writing Coach, Amanda Page, at apage@mccn.edu.

8:1 - clinical student:faculty ratio