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Certificate of Occupational and Life Skills - Concurrent Educational Enrollment Program

Certificate of Occupational and Life Skills - Concurrent Educational Enrollment Program
Goodwin University
Certificate of Occupational and Life Skills - Concurrent Educational Enrollment Program
1 Riverside Drive
East Hartford, CT 06118
Program Contact Craig Drezek
Email cdrezek@goodwin.edu
Phone 860-913-2173

<p>An inclusive college-based transition program to fulfill IEP transition goals resulting in competitive integrated employment and independence in community living including accessing community resources. Students who satisfactorily complete the program will earn a Certificate of Occupational and Life Skills.</p>

General
Public or private: Private
Type of school: 4-year college or university
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Are still enrolled in high school
This program will be serving students in: 2020-2021
Description of our summer transition program:
Requirements
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • Generally 17-22
  • Completed high school academic credits and eligible for IDEA-based transition program
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
  • Unable to meet some of the requirements for traditional Goodwin enrollees
Program length: 4 years
Cost
Tuition amount: $19,988.00
Program specific fees: $0.00
Additional costs: $0.00
Application and similar university fees; as determined by IEP, General student fee, tech support, lab if applicable, materials/supplies, as required by specific courses/instructors
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? We are not a CTP, and have no plans to become one.
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Private pay (student and family)
  • Local School District funds
  • ABLE accounts or special needs trusts

Academic
Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities):
  • Typical college courses for credit
  • Typical college courses for audit
Time spent only with other students in this program: None of the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Certificate of Occupational and Life Skills
The credential(s) is/are:
  • Awarded by program, not officially recognized by Institute of Higher Education
  • Just for students in this program
Employment
Other career development activities are:
  • Internships
  • Volunteer work
  • Community Service
Housing
Housing is provided to students: No
Extracurricular
Students participate in student organizations on campus: Yes
Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program: None of the time
Students have participated in these social/extracurricular activities and organizations:

<p>Social opportunities are available through the Goodwin Office of Student Engagement and may include Programmatic Clubs, Special Interest Clubs, Sports Clubs, and other scheduled events such as fundraisers, website maintenance, or the campus news.&nbsp; Person centered plans&nbsp;for students enrolled in the program will assure participation in interest-based campus opportunities and connect these students with non-disabled students for off-campus events and activities.&nbsp;</p>

Last updated: Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 10:24