2012 Track A QEP Summaries

EXECUTIVE SUMMARIES OF QUALITY ENHANCEMENT PLANS DEVELOPED BY THE 2012 REAFFIRMATION CLASS, TRACK A, UNDERGRADUATE INSTITUTIONS

Listed below are the institutions with undergraduate programs that submitted Quality Enhancement Plans (QEP) reviewed by the Commission for reaffirmation in June 2012. Graduate institutions that are reaffirmed are indicated as such. The list includes the title of the QEP, which is linked to a one page summary provided by the institution. The summaries are provided as information only; the list does not reflect the quality of the QEP as reviewed by the Commission. For additional information about each of the institutions, please access the Membership Directory.

Track A: Undergraduate Institutions

Alvin Community College, Alvin, Texas
Online Orientation: Preparing Students to Succeed in Online Courses
Atlanta Metropolitan College, Atlanta, Georgia
Developmental Education: Linking Students to Strategies for Success in Mathematics
Bauder College, Atlanta, Georgia
Communities of Practice: Writing Across the Curriculum
Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, Virginia
Academic Citizenship
Calhoun Community College, Decatur, Alabama
Academic Reading Comprehension (ARC) for Success
Cleveland Community College, Shelby, North Carolina
Building Futures Through Active Learning
College of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick, Georgia
Learning through Engagement: Service-Learning
East Central Community College, Decatur, Mississippi
Warrior Path to Success
Florida Keys Community College, Key West, Florida
Island TIME: Transition Into Math Excellence
Florida National University, Hialeah, Florida
Improving Student Writing Skills: “Write It Right”
Gaston College, Dallas, North Carolina
Strengthening Academic Internet Learning (SAIL)
George C. Wallace Community College, Dothan, Alabama
We Give a Hoot about Math: Hooked on Outrageous Technology
Grayson County College, Denison, Texas
Got Math? A New Initiative to Transform Developmental Math from a Gatekeeper to a Gateway to Student Success
Henderson Community College, Henderson, Kentucky
G.P.S. – Goals/Priorities/Success – Developing a Goal Based Advising Plan
Hopkinsville Community College, Hopkinsville, Kentucky
Literatzi
Houston Community College, Houston, Texas
HCC INSPIRE: Innovative Science Program Initiatives to Reform Education
Lone Star College System, The Woodlands, Texas
Best Start: First Year Experience Initiative
McDowell Technical Community College, Marion, North Carolina
ARC2 Building Blocks for the Future: Utilizing Active Teaching Strategies to Improve Student Success
McLennan Community College, Waco, Texas
Learning Environment Adaptability Project (LEAP)
Meridian Community College, Meridian, Mississippi
MCC: Making the Computer Connection
Morris College, Sumter, South Carolina
Promoting Advanced Reading Comprehension and Vocabulary Development for Juniors
North Central Texas College, Gainesville, Texas
Project Xtreme Academic Makeover- A Quality Enhancement Plan
Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, Virginia
GPS for Success: Teaching and Learning through Academic Advising
Odessa College, Odessa, Texas
Gaining Essential Math Skills (GEMS)
Palm Beach State College, Lake Worth, Florida
EXPLORE, EVALUATE, EXPRESS, AND ENGAGE: A Quality Enhancement Plan to Improve Student Learning by Focusing on Critical Thinking
Palo Alto College, San Antonio, Texas
Make It RREAL!: Implementing Problem-Based Learning Across the Curriculum
Pellissippi State Community College, Knoxville, Tennessee
Strong to the Core
Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia
Roanoke Pathways: From Experience to Experiential Learning
Roanoke-Chowan Community College, Ahoskie, North Carolina
Get in the Game and SCORE!: Student Collaboration–Opportunities for Reaching Excellence
Savannah State University, Savannah, Georgia (Graduation Institution)
The Write Attitude: Enhancing Student Learning by Fostering Positive Attitudes toward Writing
South Florida State College, Avon Park, Florida
Guide to Personal Success
South Louisiana Community College, Lafayette, Louisiana
Can You Read It…?: Changing the Way You Read
Southeastern Community College, Whiteville, North Carolina
Do the Mathematics: Creating Success in Developmental Mathematics
Southwest Georgia Technical College, Thomasville, Georgia
L.I.F.E. – Learning Is For Everyone
Stillman College, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Writing for Life
Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky
First Engagements: Enculturation into a Scholarly Community
Voorhees College, Denmark, South Carolina
Journeying Through College Writing: From Thought to Expression
Weatherford College, Weatherford, Texas
Getting Engaged in Active Research Strategies
William Peace University, Raleigh, North Carolina
CHOICES: Ethical Decision Making for Personal and Professional Success
Williamsburg Technical College, Kingstree, South Carolina
Orientation for Successful Careers and Academic Rewards (OSCAR)