Veterans Upward Bound Courses

English
VUB Math
VUB Science
VUB Spanish
VUB Computer Technology
VUB Extra Resources

E. Jim Oree

Director, TRIO Programs, SSS and VUB

(803) 774-3331, ext. 331

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Beverly Osborne

Academic Counselor, Veterans Upward Bound

(803) 774-3315 ext. 315

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Wes Pelletier

Assistant Director, TRIO Veterans Upward Bound

(803) 774-3378 ext. 378

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Keyboarding

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Word

Learn how to use the basic features of Microsoft Word through a hands-on and customizable approach. Unlimited access to the VUB Computer Lab is available for practice and study.

Microsoft Excel

Learn how to use the basic features of Microsoft Excel through a hands-on and customizable approach. Unlimited access to the VUB Computer Lab is available for practice and study.

Powerpoint

Conversational Spanish

Biology Refresher

Chemistry Refresher

Math Refresher

Covers basic operations of whole numbers, fractions and decimals. Basic two and three dimensional, geometric figures and calculations of their major parameters of interest as well as techniques to solve word problems are developed. Beginning algebra skills are also presented.

Algebra Refresher

Topics include integer operations, basic equation solving, operations on polynomials, algebraic word problems, factoring, graphing lines and solving systems of equations.

Statistics Intro

This course provides a basic understanding of statistics and how to calculate and evaluate data. You will learn what cases and variables are and how you can compute measures of central tendency (mean, median and mode) and dispersion (standard deviation and variance).

Math Workshops

These short term course provide:

Learn ways to improve writing in preparation for college composition classes. The Modern Language Association (MLA) style will be introduced, as it will be required in most college-level humanities classes. Unlimited access to the Veterans Upward Bound Computer Lab is available for practice and study.

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