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Eagle Connections

Eagle Connections
Tallahassee Community College
Eagle Connections
444 Appleyard Drive
Tallahasee, FL 32304
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: 2 years
Cost
Cost of the program: $100.83 per credential hour
Additional costs: $3,500.00
per semester for peer mentoring services
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? Pending (we have applied to become a CTP but have not yet been approved)
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Private pay (student and family)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Funds
  • Scholarships
Scholarships available:

KEYS scholarships are available to students

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.

Classroom/academic time spent only with other students in this program: None of the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Employment Credential with concentration in a selected pathway
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: Between half and 75% of the time
Last updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 09:58