Queensborough Community College, CUNY

Accelerated Learning Program Directory: Queensborough Community College, CUNY222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364
Size of school (credit students): 10,0000 – 20,000

Contact information:

Leah Anderst and Jennifer Maloy

Developmental writing program

Percentage of students placed into developmental writing: 22%
Levels of developmental writing courses offered: 2
Non-ALP upper level developmental writing sections offered: 20
How are students placed into developmental English courses: ACT, Other
Developmental courses are located in Developmental Studies Department.

About Accelerated Learning Program

Date began: January 29, 2014
Sections offered in 1st semester: 2
Sections offered current semester: 7
Model: CCBC ALP model
Class size for first-year composition sections: 24
Class size for ALP developmental section: 14
The same instructor teaches the first-year composition and the developmental course in ALP.
Less than half of ALP first year composition class students have current placement first year composition.
ALP developmental class meets 4 hours per week.


Faculty are unionized and paid full credits for teaching ALP.