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ERIC Number: ED271179
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985-Jun
Pages: 18
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
College Reach-Out Program: Summative Evaluation.
Armstrong-West, Suzan
Drawing from evaluations submitted by staff, students, and parents, this report assesses Florida Junior College (FJC) at Jacksonville's College Reach-Out Program, a student recruitment effort focusing on increasing enrollment from predominately black high schools and junior high schools, in terms of the project's 11 performance objectives: (1) program publicity; (2) identification of targeted students; (3) non-academic skills assessment; (4) academic skills assessment; (5) academic components; (6) individual summary evaluations; (7) counseling and advice on college entrance; (8) workshops for parents; (9) role models; (10) cultural and recreational activities; and (11) program evaluation by students, parents, and project staff. A summary section addresses overall program administration and structure, including recommendations for program improvement, focusing on increased coordination and planning among different components of College Reach-Out and other retention programs at FJC; adjustments to the program calendar and schedule; and incorporation of some additional elements to increase student and staff motivation. (EJV)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Junior Coll., Jacksonville.
Note: For the interim report, see JC 860 393.