Frequently Asked Questions

Does this course affect my GPA?

Yes, this course has the same weight and effect on your cumulative GPA that any other for credit course would, such as ENGL 100 or Math 103. In addition, many students who have taken FRST 101 say that this course helped them to maintain a higher semester GPA and perform better in their more difficult classes.

I was an excellent student in high school. How will this course benefit me?


FRST 101 addresses many issues affecting freshmen during their first year at the university. This course is designed to familiarize you with all the resources available at NCA&T, help you to become a part of the university community, and provide a forum to discuss the challenges of being a first year student.