ACE Lab (Academic Center for Excellence) - Cleveland Community College, Shelby, NC

Click here to see this semester’s subject schedule.

Are you a current student interested in becoming an ACE tutor? Click here.

What does the ACE Lab do?

The ACE Lab is the place for one-on-one skills practice with friendly peer and professional tutors. Every student sees higher success rates in their courses the more practice they get. That’s where we come in. The ACE Lab offers the opportunity for practice on academic and computer skills students need to succeed. Come see us. You won’t regret it!

Location: Rose Library (bottom level)

Academic Skills Sessions

Math, Science, English, Psychology, Sociology, History, Music, Spanish, Writing (for any course), Study Skills, and much more!

Computer Skills Sessions

Blackboard, Email, File Management, Office 365, Word, Power Point, and much more!

What do students get from ACE Lab sessions?

One-on-one time with friendly tutors to ask questions and practice skills.

Less stress! A more relaxed student is a more successful student.

More confidence. When you put in the practice, you see the success!

But what do students say about the ACE Lab?

“It helped improve my grades this semester and I am very pleased.”

“My tutor was amazing and gave me a whole new viewpoint to my paper.”

“It helped me so much not just with my school work but with my confidence!!”

Here is a list of this semester’s offerings. Click on the icon in your CCC Apps to see available session times and to schedule a session:

Questions? Contact Us!
Becky Donaldson, ACE Coordinator
Text/call: (980) 404-9736
Rose Library – bottom level

Fall 2022 Closed Dates:
October 4-5 – Fall Break
October 31 – CCC Professional Development Day
November 11 – Veterans Day
November 24-25 – Thanksgiving

Can’t make it to an appointment in the ACE Lab?

The College offers 24/7 online tutoring through Just click on the link in your Blackboard course. is closed New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. also allows you to submit essays for proofreading and feedback.

Get all the details here!