a current student here
Prior to applying to Montgomery College, it is important to evaluate your life's goals. Think about different careers, and most importantly understand your strengths, weaknesses, and interests. Apply to Montgomery College, when accepted, plan to meet with an academic advisor to discuss your goals and interests. Your first semester, take a few introduction classes in various subjects to understand each discipline in different aspects. Meet with an advisor various times throughout your first semester to discuss which classes you like, and which ones you are not too comfortable with. Your advisor can help you decide your major, or, you may be able to pick your major or field of concentration on your own! Use your time at Montgomery College wisely, Plan your semesters out wisely, along with an academic advisor. Do not overload on too many rigorous classes at one time, and most of all, use effective time management skills. Know when and how long to study each subject. During your softmore year, start thinking about your plans for transferring or graduation, Look into scholarships, volunteer activities, internships, etc. Use your academic advisors for help often! There is no such thing as too many appointments! They are there to help you succeed! They enjoy knowing students care about their education paths!