525 Grandview Ave
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Raise Individual Student Expectations (RISE) is a college-based transition program located at Indian Hills Community College. In conjunction with the student's high school, Indian Hills will continue to provide special education services to fulfill unmet transition needs as identified in the student's IEP.
|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:||Are still enrolled in high school|
|Number of students:||45|
|School district or agency partner:||Great Prairie Area Education Agency|
|Contact person:||Deb Cook|
|Deadline to apply to this program:||April 1st for fall start & December 1st for spring start|
|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:||Varies from student to student|
|Cost of the program:||Costs vary by student.|
|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|
|More about course access:||
Students in the RISE Program enroll in credit and non-credit courses at IHCC. Students participating in the RISE Academy, on the Centerville campus, take non-credit courses only.
|Students take courses that are only for students in this program:||Yes|
|Information on special classes:||
Students in the RISE Academy take non-credit classes geared for students in the program. Students in the RISE Program take credit classes while receiving additional supports.
|Time spent only with other students in this program:||About 75% of the time|
|Credential(s) students earn upon completing the program:||The student will earn the certificate, degree or diploma awarded for their program of study by completing all of the program requirements. Students in the RISE Academy will receive a certificate of completion.|
|The credential(s) is/are:||Awarded by program, not officially recognized by Institute of Higher Education|
|Percent of students in this program have paid work while attending the program:||5%|
|Other career development activities are:||
|We offer the following specialized credentials:||
Students enrolled in RISE are also enrolled in an academic program at Indian Hills Community College. For a full listing of programs visit www.indianhills.edu.
|Housing is provided to students:||Yes|
|Housing options available:||
|Students participate in student organizations on campus:||Yes|
|Proportion of time spent only with other students in this program:||25%|
|Students have participated in these social/extracurricular activities and organizations:||
Students have participated in cheer, student senate, and various program specific clubs.