2111 Emmons Rd.
Jackson, MI 49201
Size of school (credit students): 5000 – 10,000
Developmental writing program
Percentage of students placed into developmental writing: 30%
Levels of developmental writing courses offered: 1
Non-ALP upper level developmental writing sections offered: 2
How are students placed into developmental English courses: Accuplacer, Compass, ACT
Developmental courses are located in the English Department, Developmental Studies Department.
About Accelerated Learning Program
Date began: August 29, 2011
Sections offered in 1st semester: 4
Sections offered current semester: 19
Model: CCBC ALP model
Class size for first-year composition sections: 24
Class size for ALP developmental section: 10
The same instructor teaches the first-year composition and the developmental course in ALP.
More than half of ALP first year composition class students have current placement first year composition.
ALP developmental class meets 3 hours per week.
Faculty are unionized and paid full credits for teaching ALP.