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Transition Education at McDaniel

Transition Education at McDaniel
McDaniel College
Transition Education at McDaniel
2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157
Program Contact Mary Pat Dye
Program Contact Email
Phone Mary Pat Dye

This program is a partnership between Carroll County Public Schools, McDaniel College and The Arc Carroll County. The program combines classroom instruction with work-based learning opportunities on the grounds of McDaniel College. It is designed for students with a high level of independence since they must be able to navigate the college campus independently. Classroom instruction focuses on reading & written language, financial literacy, communication & social skills, self-determination, and Career & Employment Resource Planning. Current job placements include: food service, conference services, theatre department, mailroom, and purchasing.

Program information submitted: June 15, 2022

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: 7
School district or agency partner: Carroll County Public Schools
Contact person: Mary Pat Dye
Program serves students who have left high school? Yes, all of our students have left high school
Regular high school diploma required? No, an IEP/non-standard diploma/certificate of attendance is accepted
Deadline to apply to this program: None
Criteria for admission
  • Age range: 18 - 21
Accepts out-of-state students? No
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
Acceptance, Retention, and Completion Rates
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
Students take courses that are only for students in this program:
Other career development activities are:
Students participate in student organizations on campus: No