This logo is not suitable for branding. If you would like to use our logo, please contact Marketing.
Please read and agree at the bottom of the document.

College Success Seminar

BEN U ACADEMIC College Preparatory
College Success Seminar


Ocean County College, through the Ben Hudnall Memorial Trust, is offering a course on how to succeed in college: College Success Seminar (STSC-150). The course, offered 100% online, will assist students in building a solid foundation for a successful college experience through development of critical thinking, information literacy, interpersonal communication, communication in an academic environment, and resource acquisition. STSC-150 is designed to meet three critical needs:


  • Engage the student in learning opportunities, both in and out of the virtual classroom
  • Develop the appreciation of critical thought among all disciplines
  • Improve the student/faculty interactions at Ocean County College


Academic Success
Students who complete STSC-150 are more likely to:


  • Graduate
  • Have higher GPAs
  • Form connections and relationships with classmates
  • Be more engaged and effective learners
  • Have better attitude toward higher education


Credits: 3

How Do I Register?
  • Contact the HUB, Express Enrollment Services for registration: / 732-255-0482

PLEASE NOTE: BHMT will use your available KP tuition reimbursement funds for eligible tuition, fees and materials expenses. If available tuition reimbursement funds are not sufficient to cover expenses, BHMT will cover the remainder at no cost to you.


  • You must be a KP Union Alliance or Coalition Employee with “active” KP employment status.
  • You must have completed your probationary period.
  • You must be a BHMT eligible part-time or full-time KP benefited employee.
  • Open to all regions.

  • None

  • Have computer access with internet
  • If you don’t have access to a reliable computer, we can lend you one! Learn more.


Academic Calendar



Student Agreement

This program and participation is governed by the terms of the BHMT Student Agreement. Please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with the student agreement; by registering and participating in this program you are agreeing to comply with it.


Unsuccessful Course Completion and Dropped Class Policy

Ben U programs require your time and effort on a consistent basis as well as communicating with the course instructor, tutor, or BHMT Career Development Coach if you are having difficulties or conflicts. Should you not complete your program successfully with a ‘C’ or better, pass, or drop the course by the first day of class, your participation in Trust programs may be suspended for a period of twelve months.