Bluefield State College


Accelerated Learning Program Directory: Bluefield State College 219 Rock St.
Bluefield, WV 24701

Contact information:

Sean Connolly
sconnolly@nullbluefieldstate.edu
Website

Developmental writing program

Percentage of students placed into developmental writing: 39%
Levels of developmental writing courses offered: 1

How are students placed into developmental English courses: Accuplacer, Compass, ACT
Developmental courses are located in Developmental Studies Department.

About Accelerated Learning Program

Date began: September 3, 2012
Sections offered in 1st semester: 4
Sections offered current semester: 3
Model: All developmental ALP model
Class size for upper-level developmental sections: 25
Class size for lower-level developmental section: 25
Different instructors teach the upper-level and the lower-level developmental courses.

Upper-level developmental course meets 3 hours per week.
Lower-level developmental course meets 3 hours per week.
Different instructors teach the upper-level and the lower-level developmental courses.

Faculty

Faculty are non-unionized and paid full credits for teaching ALP.