Learning Enhancement Center

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Learning Enhancement Center2018-03-22T16:28:55+00:00

MCNY’s Learning Enhancement Center offers a wide range of services—both in person and online—to help you develop your writing, math and other necessary skills for academic success.

Free professional tutoring
We provide free one-on-one professional tutoring in math and writing as well as group tutoring and in-class seminars. Our math and writing specialists hold master’s degrees in their teaching area and are familiar with Purpose-Centered Education, helping to bridge classroom experience and independent learning through one-on-one tutoring sessions.

APA Request Form
Academic Support Electronic Referral Form

Office of Academic Support

60 West Street, New York, NY 10006
7th Floor Learning Commons, Room 735
Phone: 212-343-1234 ext. 2438
E-mail: LEC@mcny.edu

LEC hours (writing tutoring):
Mon: 10am-7pm
Tue: 10am-7pm
Wed: 9:30am-7pm
Thu: 9:30am-7pm
Fri: 10am-3pm
Sat: 10am-2pm

LEC hours (math tutoring):
Mon: 1pm-7pm
Tue: 10am-6pm
Wed: 1pm-7pm
Thu: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-5:30pm
Sat: 2pm-5pm

Mentor hours: by appointment

Office of Academic Support

463 East 149 Street, Bronx, NY 10455
2nd Floor Learning Commons Room 226
Phone: 212-343-1234 ext. 2438
E-mail:  LEC@mcny.edu

LEC hours (writing tutoring):
Mon: 10am-7pm
Tue: 10am-7pm
Wed: 9:30am-7pm
Thu: 9:30am-7pm
Fri: 10am-3pm
Sat: 10am-2pm

LEC hours (math tutoring)
Wed: 10am-5:30pm
Sat: 10am-12:30pm

Hours Mentor: by appointment

What We Do

  • Assignment assistance

  • APA citation

  • Research techniques

  • Development of critical thinking skills

  • Student learning assessment

  • Online tutoring services

  • Study skills

  • Essay and CA development skills

  • Mathematical assistance at all levels

  • Assistance to master’s students in all programs

We do not offer an editing service to fix essays or do student’s homework.

In addition, The Center provides ongoing faculty development in redesigning learning environments to optimize student learning and offers in-class enrichment workshops. The Learning Enhancement Center is open to all students and faculty.

Our Mission

The mission of the Learning Enhancement Center is to maximize students’ academic potential in writing, math, and study skills by providing tutoring in a supportive and technology-enabled learning environment. To fulfill the mission of the Learning Enhancement Center, our goals are to:

  • Address the academic needs of the MCNY community through the ongoing assessment of student learning in writing and math;
  • Promote the practices of pre-writing, drafting, revising and editing as essential stages of the writing process;
  • Enable students to improve their math competency and quantitative reasoning skills;
  • Support faculty and staff in their integration of critical thinking and writing across the curriculum;
  • Foster independent learning and learning as a life-long process.