All Kinds of News for November 08, 2017
At College Excel the students are working on developing their whole selves. This includes wellness programming, independent living skills development, community integration, and of course academic success. College Excel treats all of these pieces as equally important and the students leave College Excel with the tools and confidence to take on the challenges of academia on their own.
Many of the students have experienced academic struggles before attending College Excel. The coaches at College Excel are highly trained and skillful in helping a student determine what they need to be successful. The program has many ways that a student can gauge their academic success including the GPA for a term. For the Summer of 2017 academic term the students earned a program-wide GPA of 3.56 and earned 112 credits out of 115 attempted credits. Forty percent of the students earned a 4.0. College Excel commends the students for their hard work and determination.
About College Excel
Founded in 2003, College Excel is the nation’s leading residential college support program located in beautiful Bend, Oregon. At College Excel, post-secondary adults (18+) with diverse learning needs requiring extra support are provided the structure they need to move forward, both academically and personally. Using a proprietary, blended coaching model rooted in Harvard research-based neurocoaching and behavioral coaching techniques, College Excel students receive daily support from a team of credentialed and experienced Academic and Student Life Coaches while earning transferable college credits.