Canisius Experience - GRIF

GRIF 201 Griffin Transfer Experience 0 Credits

A program specifically designed for first semester transfer students to make the transition to a new environment successful and prepare students to take full advantage of the many new opportunities and resources available to them throughout their college experience. This non-credit course runs bi-weekly for the student's first semester. The facilitators will explain core curriculum, introduce academic resources, address student performance, and discuss transitional topics throughout the sessions.

GRIF 203 Major Matters: Taking the Mystery Out of Choosing your Major 0 Credits

In six weeks, find out about your personality type, discover your interests and explore your strengths. Learn how to use these attributes to pick a major that will not only interest you, but will provide the foundation for a satisfying career. At the end of the class, students will be able to: identify their personality type, career interests, and strengths; identify at least one major that could be a good fit for their personality, interests and strengths; identify career paths for their selected major; and understand the meaning of a liberal arts education and transferable skills that are sought after in today's job market.

Offered: two, six week sessions every spring.