Cocoa Campus Tutoring

If you need help in math, science or communications, we have tutors available in the Cocoa Math & Learning Lab to assist you. Review the CMALL Tutoring Matrix or Subjects Tutored sections under Cocoa Staff.

Open tutoring will be available the following days & times:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:15 AM -
7:30 PM
8:15 AM -
7:30 PM
8:15 AM -
7:30 PM
8:15 AM -
7:30 PM
9 AM -
12:45 PM

Tutoring appointments are not necessary; our tutors assist students on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Workshops: To supplement the classroom experience, the Lab will host a variety of workshops during each term on the subjects of math, science and computer science per request. To request a topic from the list below or a customized workshop, speak to a tutor for additional details.


Math Workshops/Speak to a Math Tutor

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

  • Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying
    and Dividing of Fractions
  • Mixed Numbers
  • Converting Fractions to Decimals
  • Converting Decimals to Fractions
  • Percents and Word Problems Involving Percents

Quadratic Equations

  • Solving Quadratic Equations
  • Graphing
  • Quadratic Formula
  • Word problems involving Quadratic Equations


  • Left and right hand limits
  • Properties of limits
  • Methods of finding limits
  • Continuity


  • Simple Factoring
  • AC Method
  • Completing the Square
  • Quadratic Formula

Functions and Their Graphs

  • Graphing Lines
  • Domains and Ranges
  • Forms of Linear Equations: Slope-Intercept Form,
  • Point-Slope Form, Standard Form
  • Perpendicular and Parallel Lines
  • Parabolas and their Vertices and Intercepts
  • Translations of Graphs

Rational Functions

  • Graphing
  • Horizontal, Vertical, and Oblique(Slant) Asymptotes
  • Intercepts
  • Domains and Ranges

Exponents and Radicals

  • Working with square roots and other radicals
  • Working with exponents
  • Simplifying expressions with exponents and/or radicals
  • Solving equations with exponents and/or radicals


  • Solving inequalities
  • Writing solutions in interval format
  • Solving absolute value inequalities
  • Graphing inequalities
  • Graphing systems of inequalities


  • Definition of Derivative
  • Power Rule
  • Product and Quotient Rule
  • Chain Rule

Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

  • Exponential and logarithmic form
  • Converting between exponential form and
    logarithmic form and vice versa
  • Rules of Exponentials and Logarithms
  • Solving Equations
  • Graphing

Trigonometry Part 1

  • Radians and Degrees
  • Right Triangle Trigonometry
  • The Unit Circle
  • Trig Functions of Any Angle


  • Area and Estimating With Finite Sums
  • Sigma Notation and Limits of Finite Sums
  • The Definite Integral

Law of Sines and Cosines

  • Law of Sines
  • Law of Cosines

Trig Identities

  • Fundamental Trig Identities
  • Verifying Trig Identities
  • Solving Trig Equations
  • Sum and Difference Formulas
  • Multiple Angle and Product-to-Sum Formulas

Applications of Derivatives

  • Extreme Values of Functions
  • The Mean Value Theorem
  • First Derivative Test
  • Concavity and Curve Sketching
  • Optimization Problems
  • Newton's Method

Science Workshops/Speak to a Science Tutor

Periodic Properties of the Elements

  • The Periodic Table
  • Atomic Size
  • Ionization Energies
  • Electron Affinity
  • Electronegativity
  • Reactivity

Quantum Chemistry

  • Radiation
  • Energy Levels
  • Wave-Particle Duality
  • Atomic Orbitals
  • Electron Configuration


  • Lewis Dot Structures
  • Ionic Bonding
  • Covalent Bonding
  • VSEPR Model
  • Hybridization

Cellular Respiration

  • Energy
  • Enzymes
  • Glycolysis
  • Pyruvate Oxidation
  • Krebs Cycle
  • Chemiosmosis


  • Pigments
  • Light Dependant Reactions
  • The Calvin Cycle
  • Photorespiration

Computer Science Workshops/Facilitator B.J. Badger

Strings and I/O

  • What is a string?
  • How do we work with strings?
  • How do we talk with a program?

Decision Making and Loops

  • What is decision-making code used for?
  • How do programs make decisions?
  • What’s a loop and why should I care?
  • How does a program loop?

Cocoa Math and Learning Lab
1519 Clearlake Road
Building 12, Room 302
Cocoa, FL 32922


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Online Writing Lab
Writing tutors review submitted papers, scholarship essays and job applications Monday through Thursday until 3 PM. Anything submitted after 3 PM Thursday is reviewed the following Monday. Turn-around time is usually 24 hours or less.

Tutoring is offered online live, by appointment, or through submissions for math, science, Spanish, nursing, reading and writing subjects. Tutors available 24/7 for EFSC students. Log in using your student ID number as your USERNAME and birth date.