Important Notice

All Campuses of SKYCTC will be closed August 2, 2016. For general assistance, please contact the Go KCTCS! Student Service Center at 855-246-2482.

Effective May 9-July 29, 2016, SKYCTC will be open Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. During the weeks of May 30 and July 4, the College will be open Tuesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. For general assistance, please contact the Go KCTCS! Student Service Center at 855-246-2482.
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Tutoring - TLC

The Learning Center

Need help with math or writing? The Learning Center is here for you! 

Tutoring is available by appointment, though walk-ins are accommodated when possible. TLC is committed to helping you succeed in your studies at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College by providing a number of free workshops, knowledgeable part-time tutors, and two experienced instructional specialists. Please feel free to contact us via email or call 270.901.1049 with any questions you may have.

TLC Instructional Specialists

Sam Day

Jason Dooley

Summer 2016 Hours

This summer, SKYCTC is operating on a four-day work week beginning May 9th through July 29th. TLC is open Monday through Thursday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The college will be closed on Fridays, except during the weeks of May 30th and July 4th, when the college will be open Tuesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Writing help is available on the main campus in Building C, Room 23; math help is available in the main campus library, Building C, Room 28. 


Appointments for TLC can be scheduled by phone or email or via Starfish. To view available times and dates and make an appointment through Starfish, follow the instructions below.

 Log on to Blackboard.

  1. Click the Starfish link on the menu at the left side of the screen.
  2. In the menu at the bottom left labeled “My Success Network,” select the tutor with whom you wish to make an appointment. Math tutors are Jason Dooley, Gulnisa Karadshayeva, and Michael Nichols. Writing tutors are Sam Day, Melissa Costa and Haley Quinton.
  3. Clicking on “See available appointments” below the tutor’s name will bring up a calendar from which you can choose a day and time to make an appointment.
  4. Choose the appropriate time, click “Sign Up” and complete the form. **NOTE: Starfish defaults to Eastern Time. Make sure you've changed your settings to the Central Time Zone.
  5. After appointment is scheduled, you will receive a verification email from Starfish.

External Mathematics Resources:

Khan Academy / YouTube Videos that may assist in our math courses.

External Writing Resources:

If you’d like some immediate practice or help with grammar, punctuation, or other writing issues, please visit these links:
MTSU University Writing Center
Grammar Bytes