ERIC Number: ED258671
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jun-15
Reference Count: 0
Springfield Technical Community College Five-Year Plan Update, 1984-85.
Springfield Technical Community Coll., MA.
A summary is provided of the progress of Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) in meeting the major objectives of its 5-year plan. Chapter I focuses on academic affairs, providing an evaluation and review of academic programs; an examination of program and curriculum development activities; an analysis of curriculum/program development in terms of financial resources; and an overview of enrollment trends. In chapter II, programs and activities to enhance recruitment and retention of minority and nontraditional students are described, including general and developmental studies programs, developmental English and mathematics programs, the tutorial assistance program, academic advising system, counseling programs, and special student retention activities. Chapter III focuses on STCC's involvement with the community, covering the public school curriculum review project, community services, affirmative action, admission/public relations, and the Center for Business/Industry Development. Chapter IV provides information on campus facilities and services, including library and student services, physical facilities, and the management information system. Finally, chapter V reviews the college's shared governance/campus self-study and presents the president's response to the policy recommendations of the Task Force on Excellence. (AYC)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Affirmative Action, Community Colleges, Developmental Studies Programs, Educational Facilities, Educational Finance, Educational Quality, Facilities Management, Governance, Minority Groups, Nontraditional Students, Participative Decision Making, Program Evaluation, School Community Relationship, School Holding Power, Student Recruitment, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Springfield Technical Community Coll., MA.