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How To Take Good Notes For Studying

Many students have a tendency to believe that taking notes is just writing what an instructor is saying or copying what’s on the board. However, taking quality notes involves just a bit more work and focus, but a small amount of additional effort can make a huge difference in how study sessions go and may help improve your grades. Getting into the habit of good note taking can make it easier for important facts and concepts to stick in your...

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HURRICANE IRMA – ALERT!!!

!!!ATTENTION!!! Hurricane Irma, currently a category 5 hurricane, has reached top sustained winds of 185 mph and is currently forecasted to head west towards Florida later this week. A state of emergency has been declared by Florida State Governor Rick Scott. At this time, ASA Management is monitoring the storm and begins to take precautionary measures: All ASA FL Campuses will be closed on Thursday, September 7th 2017 and Friday September 8th, 2017 We will be communicating important instructions and information...

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8 Tips To Create The Best Flash Cards

Although flash cards are often used in elementary school classrooms, they are effective studying tools for college students as well. When crafted correctly, many are effective vehicles that help the brain absorb information. Here are eight ways to make flash cards that will bring you the most successful results. Create Unique Cards. Although many students share their flash cards or use pre-made items, it is better to draft a unique set. Your brain will absorb more information when you use your...

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Maintaining Healthy Habits In College

College is a time of dramatic changes. For some students, it’s the first time that they’ve lived on their own with the responsibility to finally take charge of their own life. College courses are also much more difficult than any other previous schooling, leading to late nights of studying and plentiful amounts of stress. It’s easy for new college students to feel overwhelmed and pick up some unhealthy habits, but with a little preparation you can make sure that your...

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Summer Semester 2017

Summer 2017 semester start in Hialeah Campus is May 23; in North Miami Beach Campus is June 20.

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Summer Semester Start In North Miami Beach Campus Only , Has Been Postponed Until June 6, 2017

ATTENTION! Due to upcoming holidays and space refurbishing, summer semester start in North Miami Beach campus only , has been postponed until June 6, 2017. If you attend both North Miami Beach and Hialeah campuses , please call Registrar Alicia Fernandez for further instructions at 877-584-0169 ext. 4016.

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Digital Course Materials I E-Books

ASA Miami partners with a digital content company to deliver your course materials. Digital content is up to 70% off the cost of the equivalent new print text. Please use this link: https://asamiami.redshelf.com/ to purchase your course materials. If a digital format is unavailable for your course, you will need to purchase the text from an alternate source.If you are Financial Aid Student, you will receive access to your course materials via e-mailed instructions shortly after term start.

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Attending College: Six Tips On Time Management

If you attend a university, skillful time management may make the difference between success and failure. It’s not always easy to set aside enough hours for college assignments and complete them before due dates arrive. Many students also have jobs and family obligations. These tips can help learners finish schoolwork on time without neglecting other important responsibilities: 1. PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE Don’t just think about the next day or two. Take steps to prepare for due dates and tests...

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10 Life Balance Tips For Working Students

Many students find that it can be hard to manage their coursework and a job without becoming overwhelmed. Today’s blog post will contain 10 tips to help students achieve and maintain a healthy work-life balance. 1. SET REALISTIC GOALS You might have decided that this new phase in your life should mean a whole new you, which can lead to some overly ambitious goals. You might initially feel like you can eat healthy meals, study for an hour every night...

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10 Tips That Help Students Master Tests

It is common for college students to be frazzled when it comes time to take tests. To get through the challenges, here are 10 tips that will help you prepare for exams. Keep an Upbeat Attitude. The brain is a funny thing. When you have a poor attitude, you may feel as though you will fail at everything. It is better to enter a classroom with a positive demeanor, especially on the test day. This will keep you in the right...

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