Walsh College

Student Academic Success Services (SASS)

Walsh College wants to make every effort available to provide you with keys to a successful educational experience. One of the programs offered here at Walsh is the Student Academic Success Services (SASS), coordinated by Maria Corace. With over 25 years experience at Walsh College, Maria's focus is to help get you set for academic success. The SASS program equips you with extensive opportunities for additional academic assistance for your online and on-ground courses.

Current SASS offerings include:

Richard E. Pearson Student Success Tutoring Labs - (free of charge)

Through the program students can receive assistance to improve their study, note, and test taking skills.

This is available for students enrolled in the following courses: 

    • Communications (all COM courses)
    • Finance (FIN 315, 510 & MGT 579)
    • Quantitative Methods (QM 515)
    • Statistics (QM 202, 301, 500 & 503)

For current lab schedule, please visit our Walsh Tutoring Services page and look for the "Current Lab Schedule" link.

Arthur Strunk Accounting Workshops - (free of charge)

The Accounting Workshops are 4-week workshops taught by accounting adjuncts on Saturday mornings, and last approximately 3 hours each week. These workshops are available for students enrolled in the following accounting courses: 

    • ACC 300/500
    • ACC 301/501
    • ACC 302/502
    • ACC 508

During the Fall and Winter semesters, the workshops take place at the Troy and Novi campus; for Spring semester, it is offered in Troy only. Please contact Diane Barrantes at 248-823-1281 to register, or to answer any questions.

Accounting Lab Reviews - (free of charge)

This is offered on weekend prior to exams. Each session lasts approximately 2 hours, and is open to students enrolled in specific accounting courses. Please visit our Walsh Tutoring Services page and look for the "Accounting Review Sessions" link.

Tutoring - (some charges apply)

Tutoring is available for students looking for more personalized assistance with coursework. Tutors are partially subsidized by Walsh College to keep costs affordable for students.
Tutoring is available in a variety of formats: 

    • On Ground Peer Group Tutoring - ($2.50 per hour)
    • Individual Tutoring - ($4.00 per hour)
    • Online Tutoring* - ($10.00 per week)
    • * Please note, online tutoring is only available in specific online courses.

FINDING A TUTOR
You may select a tutor and access their contact information here. Email the tutoring department at tutoring@walshcollege.edu or call Maria Corace at 248-823-1132. Please note: Walsh may not always have a tutor available. However, we will do our best to provide a tutor for those making a request.

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A TUTOR?
Share your knowledge and build your professional resume while helping others. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, please fill out an application. Walsh students with a 3.5+ GPA are eligible. Tutors are compensated for their services.

Walsh College Testing Center

The Testing Center provides a professional and secure environment for test administration for Walsh College students and members of the community. We adhere to nationally recognized standards and guidelines and promote honesty, integrity, and fairness in all procedures.

The Testing Center is located at the Troy Campus in room 120. All make-up and ETS MFT testing is conducted on a walk-in basis and testing for the MTELP and non-Walsh exams are by appointment only.

The Testing Center currently proctors the following exams: 

    • ETS Major Field Test - BBA and MBA students
    • Undergraduate Communication Assessment Testing
    • Make-up Exams
    • Accounting Placement
    • MTELP
    • Walsh Students who require special accommodations
    • Non-Walsh Exams

Please visit the Walsh Testing Center webpage for hours and testing guidelines. You may also contact via email at testingcenter@walshcollege.edu or call 248-823-1692.