222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364
Size of school (credit students): 10,0000 – 20,000
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.