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The Horizons School

The Horizons School
The Horizons School
2018 15th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205
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Program Contact Katie Cusimano
Email ksusimano@horizonsschool.org
Phone 205.322.6606
Website https://horizonsschool.org

The Horizons School offers a postsecondary,  non-degree program specifically designed to facilitate personal, social and career independence for young adults (ages 18-26) with learning differences.

General
Public or private: Private
Type of school: A community based, residential program – licensed by the Alabama Department of Education Community College System and accredited by NCASES.
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Have graduated or exited from high school
Requirements
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
  • Physical Disabilities
Cost
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
  • Grant Funding
  • 529 Plans
Academic
Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Typical college courses for credit
More about course access:

Students attending the Horizons School have the option of dual enrollment in Jefferson State Community College, a SACS-accredited institution of higher education.

Housing
Housing is provided to students: Yes
Housing options available:
  • Specialized off campus
Last updated: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 14:10