Student Success Initiatives are the USC School of Medicine Greenville’s established
resources for academic success and personal wellness that students can access throughout
their education. The school’s stimulating faculty, dedicated success coaches, committed
career counselors, knowledgeable tutors and compassionate student affairs professionals
are all excellent sources of support and coaching.
Student Success Coaching
The Success Coaches are members of the College Advising Team in partnership with the
physician Career Counselors and the Assistant/Associate Deans. Success Coaches are
educational specialists who support the whole student with a focus one’s academic
performance, study strategies and work/life balance. The Success Coaches meet with
students throughout the academic year, monitor all students’ grades, reach out to
struggling students, and ensure interventions and referrals to maximize students’
growth and achievement.
One-on-One, Small Group, Workshops and Large Group session tutoring activities are
available to assist medical students to improve their understanding of instructional
material and promote appropriate study habits. This program encourages effective
team interactions and provides support for retention of materials in preparation for
NBME Step 1.
Additional Student Success Resources
In addition to providing support, Success Coaches can also point students to the necessary
resources beyond their service.
Student Success Leadership