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College to Career Experience

College to Career Experience
Southern State Community College
College to Career Experience
100 Hobart Dr.
Hillsboro, OH 45133
Program Contact Sonja Wilkin
Email CCEprogram@sscc.edu
Phone 800-628-7722
Website https://www.sscc.edu/specialized/college-career-experience.shtml

College to Career Experience is a comprehensive transition and postsecondary program designed to support students with intellectual disabilities who are seeking to continue academic, career and technical, and independent living instruction at an institution of higher education in order to prepare for gainful employment.  The program offers inclusive college courses, supplemental and life skills courses, peer tutors, internships, and financial assistance to those who qualify.

General
Public or private: Public
Type of school: 2-year community college or junior college
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? Yes
Students in this program: Have graduated or exited from high school
This program will be serving students in: 2020-2021
Requirements
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • Other diploma (e.g., IEP diploma, certificate of attendance)
  • Students with a regular high school diploma are eligible to attend, but a regular diploma is not required.

Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
Program length: 2 years
Cost
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? Yes
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Private pay (student and family)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Funds
  • Scholarships
  • Adult intellectual/developmental disability state agency funds
  • Federal Financial Aid
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
  • Typical Continuing Education courses
Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Information on special classes:

College & Career Readiness; Community Engagement & Independent Living

Time spent only with other students in this program: Between half the time and 75% of the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Educational Pathway to Employment Certificate
The credential(s) is/are:
  • Continuing education credential
  • Just for students in this program
Employment
Other career development activities are:
  • Internships
  • Volunteer work
  • Community Service
  • Work Study
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: 50%
Last updated: Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 15:27