About Developmental Education

Goals

  1. To preserve and make possible educational opportunities for each post-secondary learner;
  2. To develop in each learner the skills and attitudes necessary for the attainment of academic career and life goals;
  3. To ensure proper placement by assessing each learner’s level of preparedness for college coursework;
  4. To maintain academic standards by enabling learners to acquire competencies needed for success in mainstream college courses;
  5. To enhance the retention of students;
  6. To promote the continued development and application of cognitive and affective learning theory.