A “major” undertaking

By Daniel DeMarte
Vice President for Academic Affairs

small colored bucketsTCC’s new website organizes our diverse program offerings into what Web Communications calls  “buckets.” The idea is that, rather than asking a student to comb through 150 programs, we first provide a higher level overview of what you can study at TCC and how the programs are related.

In higher ed speak, those “buckets” are known as “meta-majors.” And TCC is well on the way to adopting this concept. Continue reading

SEM Phase III: From students to graduates

Student lifecycle from pre-enrollment to graduate and donorBy Daniel DeMarte
Vice President for Academic Affairs

The first two phases of Strategic Enrollment Management have been about attracting applicants and having them enroll as TCC students.

Once we have them, we have to keep them. But we haven’t been terribly successful at this. Continue reading