1400 W Villaret Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78224
Project Access is a unique program offered to individuals with documented intellectual disabilities. It is designed to support students to access postsecondary education in order to develop skills for gainful employment.
|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:||57|
|Deadline to apply to this program:||May 1st for fall semester and November 1st for spring semester|
|Link to admissions process:||Admissions link|
|Requirements for admission to this program:||
|Accepts out-of-state students?:||No|
|Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:||
|Program length:||2 years|
|Acceptance, Retention, and Completion Rates|
|Percent of students applying who are admitted:||47%|
|Cost of the program:||$638 - $940 per semester for 6-7 credit hours based on In-District tuition rate|
There is a book that is required for the first semester, SDEV 0370 that needs a textbook. The other classes use OER (online educational resources).
|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:||
|Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities):||Typical college courses for credit|
|Time spent only with other students in this program:||All of the time|
|Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program:||General Office Level 1 Certificate|
|The credential(s) is/are:||
|Percent of students in this program have paid work while attending the program:||42%|
|Other career development activities are:||
|Percent of students in this program that had paid work after exiting the program:||0%|
|We offer the following specialized credentials:||
I cannot answer the question above, because those students have continued on earning additional certificates. Only 1 student that year chose to leave early .
|Housing is provided to students:||No|
|Students participate in student organizations on campus:||Yes|
|Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program:||More than 75%|
|Students have participated in these social/extracurricular activities and organizations:||
Delta Sigma Omicron, student organization run by the Disability Support Services Department, PACfest, Official Fiesta event in San Antonio, Alternative Winter Break in Boston, MA participating in a service learning project.