Student Success Advocates

How can a Student Success Advocate help me?

Student Success Advocates help you stay in college and be successful. We're located in the Success Center in West Burlington and Keokuk. Student Success Advocates can help with testing, disability services & accommodations, tutoring, and retention services.

Retention Services

  • Academic coaching and transfer assistance
  • Help with personal challenges while attending SCC
  • Community resources and referrals
  • Advocate for student success

Disability Services

  • Register with an Advocate to receive special assistance
  • Develop an individual plan for services, including accommodations for testing and instruction
  • Advocates work together with the student and faculty


  • COMPASS, CLEP, Pesticide, Online, Make-Up, NCRC, PAN Testing, Keyboarding, Correspondence
  • Remediation: one-on-one recommendations on remedial course work
  • Re-testing Strategies
  • Technology: Smarthinking, Text Help-Read and Write Gold, Khan Academy, Turn it In, Live Text, Ecollege and many more

Contact an advocate today.

West Burlington
Room 513
(319) 208-5155

Room 206
(319) 313-1943

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Carl Snipes

Carl Snipes – Chemistry instructor

I started at a community college before earning a degree in Chemical Engineering, so I know what it takes to succeed.

Students who do well in my classes are very prepared the move on to four-...More ›

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