Academic Advisement

Students must meet with an Academic Advisor upon admission to COM to establish an academic degree plan to accommodate their life commitments. Advisors assist students with identifying and developing a plan to achieve their academic and life goals. Advisors will also assist students with selecting and registering for courses. Continuing students must meet with their Academic Advisor one time per semester. Academic Advisors are located in the Student Success Center, Suite 158, of the Enrollment Center. Appointments can be made by calling 409-933-8379.

Career Services

The purpose of Career Services is to assist students in determining a career pathway based on career interest and strengths and weaknesses. Services are available free of charge and include:

  • Individual Career Counseling
  • Résumé Critique
  • Interest inventories
  • Access to a career resources
  • Opportunities to practice interviewing skills
  • On-campus recruiting events
  • Access to online job postings

For more information, see the Career Services webpage at www.com.edu/career-services or call 409-933-8379.

Counseling Services

Counseling Services offers free academic and personal counseling. Workshops and individual sessions are available to assist students in recognizing and resolving academic and personal concerns. Students who may need assistance with goal setting, problem solving, study skills, motivation, or communicating effectively are encouraged to access services in the Student Success Center. Counselors are located in the Student Success Center, Suite 158, of the Enrollment Center. Appointments can be made by calling 409-933-8379. Students may access community resources online at www.com.edu/counseling/community-resources. For additional information, see the Counseling Services webpage at www.com.edu/counseling or call 409-933-8379.

Disability Services

Accommodations are available to COM students with documented disabilities. To request accommodations, contact the Office for Students with Disabilities, located in the Enrollment Center, Room 158. For more information, see the Disability Services webpage at www.com.edu/counseling/disability-services or call 409-933-8379.