North Hennepin Community College


Accelerated Learning Program Directory: North Hennepin Community College7411 85th Ave N
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Size of school (credit students): 5000 – 10,000

Contact information:

Ben Kiely
bkiely@nullnhcc.edu
Website

Developmental writing program


Levels of developmental writing courses offered: 2

How are students placed into developmental English courses: Accuplacer
Developmental courses are located in the English Department.

About Accelerated Learning Program

Date began: January 14, 2013
Sections offered in 1st semester: 2

Model: All developmental ALP model
Class size for upper-level developmental sections: 28
Class size for lower-level developmental section: 10
The same instructor teaches the upper-level and the lower-level developmental courses.
More than half of ALP first year composition class students have current placement upper-level course.
Upper-level developmental course meets 4 hours per week.
Lower-level developmental course meets 3 hours per week.
The same instructor teaches the upper-level and the lower-level developmental courses.

Faculty

Faculty are unionized and paid full credits for teaching ALP.