It’s Never too Late

BCP is a learning station which provides information to potential adult students who desire to begin or return to college.

Beyond the Classroom Program

The Beyond the Classroom Program (BCP) is a Learning Station, we provide information to potential adult students who desire to begin or return to college. Upon their acceptance to a college of their choice we provide a support service that will serve parents and their children as they go back to school. There are 3 additional components of our service: tutorial services, life skills coaching and access to our Learning Lab. Tutorial services is a support to assist the adult learner and their children in the understanding of subject matter in the areas of Math and English. Life Skills Coaching is a bridge of services to help the adult learners and their families cope with the day to day needs while they’re in school. The Learning Lab is a computer technology /study lab where adult learners and their families can complete school assignments as well as study. Registration begins in the Fall

Eligibility: Adult Students must be enrolled full- time or part-time in secondary institution of learning.

Program Services 

The Beyond the Classroom Program Year is from September 1st through April 30th in accordance with the collegiate calendar year. The Learning Station will provide community informational orientations and tools to potential adult students who desire to begin or return to college.  The Learning Lab will offer Tutorial software and systems to aid in student learning. It will also allow students to have access to printer services for homework or school related assignments. Tutorial services will include sessions by competent instructors in the areas of Math, and English for students and their children to identify areas of deficiency and decrease the percentage of the dropout rate of returning learners/non-traditional students. The Learning Lab hours of availability is based on student need. The Life Skills Coaching component is designed to bridge the day to day needs of the family with the new opportunities of back to school and ensuring success. We will offer lessons in healthy choice approaches in cooking and the benefits of creating a scheduled menu, the importance of Budgeting and financial literacy as well as classes on raising a healthy family while continuing your education.

The Beyond the Classroom Learning Station is designed to be a continuing support to the Adult Learner as they matriculate from orientation to graduation.

Download Application: col-bcp-registration-form