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Ascender is a first year experience program for community college students created to ensure college readiness toward completion and transfer. It combines:

 

  • Navigational support through holistic advising, counseling, and a Learning Framework course

 

  • An academic pathway that features a year-long sequence of English and additional core subjects by instructors trained in the model

 

  • A Student Engagement component that includes community mentorship, cultural events, leadership development and internships

 

For information on our results, click here


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CTN FACULTY AND STAFF DISCUSS

THE ASCENDER PROGRAM

(formerly known as "Dream Catchers"):






PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

 

Our approach to student success begins with professional development for those implementing the Ascender framework.

 

All faculty, staff and administrators attend 3 training sessions during the academic year which are eligible for 5 graduate credits through UT's Department of Educational Leadership and Policy. 

 



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INTERESTED IN BRINGING OUR PROGRAM TO YOUR CAMPUS?








TEXAS OFFICE

7600 Chevy Chase Drive #300

Austin Texas 78752

512-430-5406

 

NATIONAL OFFICE

582 Ocean Avenue Suite A

West Haven, CT 06516

203-508-3129

 

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