June 30, 2016: Big news for Clarendon College this week! ABC7’S Drew Powell Journalist was in town today, and here’s our coverage also…
Clarendon College selected for Dept. of Education’s Second Chance Pell Pilot program
From the Clarendon College website:
Clarendon College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4501 for questions about the accreditation of Clarendon College.
Clarendon College is a comprehensive community college committed to teaching, learning and providing access to opportunities that assist in the holistic development of its constituents and community.In pursuit of this mission the College provides academic transfer programs, Career/Technical Education, student services, developmental education programs, continuing education/community service courses through a variety of instructional methodology, including but not limited to: face to face, distance education, and hybrid delivery.
Clarendon College strives to provide diverse cultural enrichment opportunities for our constituents.
The purposes of Clarendon College shall be to provide the following:
- Technical programs up to two years in length leading to associate degrees or certificates
- Occupational programs leading directly to employment in semi-skilled and skilled occupations
- Freshman and sophomore courses in arts and sciences; continuing adult education programs for occupational or cultural upgrading
- Compensatory education programs designed to fulfill the commitment of an admissions policy allowing the enrollment of disadvantaged students
- Continuing program of counseling and guidance designed to assist students in achieving their individual educational goals
- Workforce development programs designed to meet local and statewide needs
- Adult literacy programs and other basic skills programs
- Other purposes as may be prescribed by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board or local governing boards, in the best interest of post-secondary education in Texas.