Nicholls Office of Continuing Education Hosts ACT Prep Course

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THIBODAUX, La. — Nicholls State University is offering a new program to help high school students raise their ACT scores.

The program will help prepare students for all four sections — science, math, English, reading — of the ACT. 

“One of Nicholls’ top priorities is helping people in the Bayou Region achieve their educational goals, and this course can make a difference,” said Dr. Alex Arceneaux, executive vice president for enrollment and external affairs.

The course will begin with two offerings, both running from 7:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Shaver Gym. The first two dates are Saturday, March 27 and Saturday, June 5. 

The registration fee is $99 which includes the cost for a  preparation book and practice tests. 

Offered by the Office of Continuing Education, Lafourche Parish 2017-18 Teacher of the Year Daniel Garner will be the instructor. Garner has a  master’s in education and is a five time Nicholls “You’ve Made a Difference” award winner.To sign up, visit the continuing education website. For more information, call 448-4444.


MEDIA CONTACT: Jacob Batte, Media Relations and Publications Coordinator, 985.448.4141 or

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