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Hagerstown Community College
Campus Connection
11400 Robinwood Dr.
Hagerstown, MD 21742
Program Contact Marianne Mooney
Email moonemar@wcps.k12.md.us
Phone 301.766.8228

This program is part of a larger Job Development Program in Washington County Public Schools. This program serves students with intellectual disabilities, ages 18-21. They typically have 8 students per school year.

Program information submitted a year or more ago

General
Public or private: Public
Type of school: 2-year community college or junior college
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Are still enrolled in high school
Number of students: 18
Affiliates
School district or agency partner: Board of Education of Washington County
Contact person: Jeffrey Gladhill
Email: gladhjef@wcboe.k12.md.us
Requirements
Deadline to apply to this program: not applicable
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
Acceptance, Retention, and Completion Rates
Notes on acceptance and attendance:

There is no application process. Students are referred by their high school case manager and a selection process follows.

Cost
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? No
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Tuition Waivers
  • Adult intellectual/developmental disability state agency funds
  • Local School District funds
Scholarships available:

Students are not charged anything. Transporation is provided by school system.

Academic
Students enrolled in this program take the following types of inclusive courses (with students who don't have disabilities) Students do not take typical college courses
More about course access:

Coursework is provided by WCPS. The curriculum on campus is a Transition to Employment Curriculum made up of 4 courses: Career Research and Development, Career Development Seminar, Work-based Learning Experience and Work Preparation.

Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Are students in this program able to access support services through your IHE disability services office? No
Information on special classes:

see above

Other than the credential listed above, can students earn any other credentials that are available to all students?

They could take a continuing education course and earn credit after school hours but this is not available to them through this program. No school support is provided after school hours.

Employment
Percent of students in this program have paid work while attending the program: 67%
Other career development activities are:
  • Volunteer work
  • Community Service
Percent of students in this program that had paid work after exiting the program: 67%
Additional information about career development and work experience

no

Does this program have a working partnership with VR to provide funding, supports and/or services to students in the program? Yes
Housing
Housing is provided to students: No
Extracurricular
Students participate in student organizations on campus: No