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Eagle Connections

Eagle Connections
Tallahassee Community College
Eagle Connections
444 Appleyard Drive
Tallahasee, FL 32304
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Program Contact Amanda Warren
Email warrena@tcc.fl.edu
Phone (850) 201-8432
Website https://www.tcc.fl.edu/student-life/student-services/accessibility-and-resource-...

Eagle Connections aligns with the mission of TCC and provides a course of study that includes career exploration and planning, personal development, internship and/or work experience, and social activities designed to promote gainful employment and increased independence.

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: Have graduated or exited from high school
Number of students: 11
Description of our summer transition program: Follows summer course catalog
Requirements
Deadline to apply to this program: Rolling
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • Other diploma (e.g., IEP diploma, certificate of attendance)
  • Must be age 18 or over
Accepts out-of-state students?: Yes
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
Program length: 3 years
Cost
Tuition amount: $100.83
Program specific fees: $3,500.00
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
  • Federal Financial Aid
Scholarships available:

Keys to Exceptional Youth Success (KEYS) local scholarship
Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities (FCSUA) state scholarship

Academic
Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Typical college courses for audit
More about course access:

Courses include core courses and electives which are within the TCC catalog.

Time spent only with other students in this program: None of the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Employment Credential
The credential(s) is/are:
  • Approved 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: 50%
Last updated: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 10:01