Whether scheduling or geographic distance prohibits coming to Northeast Community College campus for traditional classes, Northeast is committed to providing you with a quality educational experience. To strengthen this commitment, Northeast applied for and received a US Department of Education Title III grant of nearly $2 million over five years.
Through this grant, PR # PO31A090050, Northeast will be able to offer entirely online degree programs, strengthen the design and delivery of distance learning courses and provide students at a distance with quality support services like tutoring, advising, financial aid assistance, library resources and nearly any service afforded to on-campus students.
by mikea 9/13/2009 3:27:03 PM --
(NORFOLK, Neb.) – With great enthusiasm, the Northeast Community College Board of Governors accepted a federal grant award Thursday to be used to improve educational opportunities for Northeast students.
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Northeast Community College began offering online courses in 2002-03 with 56 course sections, 47 instructors and 568 duplicated students. Just seven years later, course section offerings had increased 488%, over three times the number of instructors taught online and Northeast had over 3,000 more students (duplicated) taking online courses.
While exceptional growth reflected students’ and instructors’ support of distance education at Northeast, Northeast visionaries envisioned opportunities to:
In pursuit of this vision, Northeast Community College applied for a US Department of Education “Title III, Strengthening Institutions Program” grant in May 2008. Title III grants assist institutions with identifying institutional problems, developing solutions and utilizing Title III-provided funding to meet grant objectives and provided for future program sustainability.
Northeast was awarded $392,786 PR # PO31A090050, for the 2013 – 2014 grant year. This five year grant will end September 30, 2014.
Chances are YOU are Title III at Northeast! Every student, potential students, parents, online instructors, administrators, staff members and many others are stakeholders in Northeast’s commitment to distance education.
The following positions are named in the grant and are involved in the day-to-day Title III-related operations. Much of the success of this program depends upon their dedication and creativity. These individuals include:
Critical to the success of Title III at Northeast is the Title III Advisory Council consisting of:
TITLE III ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBERS:
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