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Green Oaks Life Prep

Green Oaks Life Prep
Arlington Baptist University
Green Oaks Life Prep
500 Houston Street
Arlington, TX 76011
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Program Contact Jean Jewell
Phone 817-861-5000

Three year intensive training program focused on independent living skills, skill-based training in the horticulture and culinary arts/hospitality industries and applied learning through internships.  Through the four pillars of learning, students will develop personalized independence, receive specific vocational training leading to competitive employment, grow in their Christian faith, and become contributing members of an inclusive community.

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: Have graduated or exited from high school
Number of students: 24
Deadline to apply to this program: March 12, 2021
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • Other diploma (e.g., IEP diploma, certificate of attendance)
  • Must have an intellectual disability; able to manage self-care skills independently; minimal medical needs.

Accepts out-of-state students?: Yes
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
Program length: 3 years
Cost of the program:

Tuition and room and board is $34,000 per year.

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:
  • Private pay (student and family)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Funds
  • Scholarships
  • Medicaid Waiver or Day Habilitation funds
Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Students do not take typical college courses
Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Time spent only with other students in this program: All of the time
Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program: Certificate of Completion; Food Handlers License; Other, depending on area of study
The credential(s) is/are:
  • Awarded by program, not officially recognized by Institute of Higher Education
  • Just for students in this program
Percent of students in this program have paid work while attending the program: 14%
Other career development activities are:
  • Internships
  • Volunteer work
  • Community Service
Housing is provided to students: Yes
Housing options available:
  • Inclusive on campus
Students participate in student organizations on campus: Yes
Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program: Less than 25%
Last updated: Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 16:17