On October 1, 2012, Central Carolina Community College was awarded a five-year, $1.65 million Title-III Strengthening Institutions Program grant by the U.S. Department of Education. The title of the grant project is The MAP to Higher Achievement: Maximizing Academic Persistence with a College Success Center.
This page is designed to deliver regular updates on progress with the grant project.
2012-2017 Project Overview
(1) To maximize student access and success with creation of the College Success Center
(2) To develop and sustain high-performing employees who utilize technology to improve student achievement
(3) To champion the implementation of effective technologies such as advising/early-alert (EA) software.
Each goal is aligned with CCCC's 2010-2013 Strategic Plan.
1a) 50% of curriculum students participate in College Success Center activities
2b) 100% of targeted faculty/staff trained in new advising/early-alert software and faculty in teaching technologies
2c) 100% of peer tutors trained in teaching technologies
3a) 75% of Faculty Advisors use advising/early-alert software to communicate with advisees and approve Success Plans
3b) 75% of targeted program students create an online Success Plan
3c) 10% retention increase for first-year, full-time retention students who complete the online Success Plan process