The HOPE Center is a study skills center for students enrolled in Science and Allied Health courses. The center has tables for small group study, a resource library and four computers for student use. Academic support is available to students in the form of scheduled tutoring for courses in Biology, the Physical Therapist Assistant Program, the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, and the Vocational Nursing and Associate Degree Nursing Programs. Study skills tutoring is available to students enrolled in BIOL 290 and AH 290. Science and Allied Health students are encouraged to use the center on a drop-in basis if space is available. Two instructional assistants assist with scheduling tutors and student help is employed to monitor the center.