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Achieving the Dream
Posted By sbaletsa On February 18, 2010 @ 11:38 am In | Comments Disabled
Achieving the Dream is a nation-wide initiative aimed at helping community college students succeed in completing coursework and earning certificates and/or degrees. It is an initiative that uses student achievement data to effect broad institutional change.
Achieving the Dream colleges are particularly attentive to student groups that traditionally have faced significant barriers to success, including students of color and low-income students. Because too many students leave community colleges without earning a certificate or degree, or without transferring to continue their studies.
NECC Achieving the Dream Goals (approved by the Core Team from analysis of NECC data by Institutional Research and the Data Team):
Achieving the Dream colleges like NECC have made specific commitments to improve student achievement on their campuses. They have pledged to maintain open access while working to increase the percentage of first-time credential-seeking students who:
For more information please contact Dawna M. Perez, Ph.D. at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 978-738-7605.
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