The focus of our educational programs is to address community issues that are identified in collaboration with neighborhood residents, local leaders and officials from both the public and private sectors.
Our strategy is to build partnerships that link residents and parents with local schools, agencies, public officials, and local businesses and employers. We then assist in designing and implementing community initiatives that engage the partners in working together for positive community change. The process includes custom-designed classes, seminars, conferences and service learning activities that combine classroom learning with community action projects. Participants can earn continuing education units or university credits that count toward a college degree.
Many find our programs to be excellent opportunities to test their readiness in starting a college career, resuming a degree program or building a record of continuing education units.