The Academy for Inclusive Learning and Social Growth offers a fully inclusive post-secondary college education and experience to students
with different intellectual or developmental abilities who do not meet higher-education
requirements for admission as a degree-seeking student. The program involves enrollment
as non-degree seeking audit students in typical university courses and includes social
integration, career exploration and training resulting in a Certificate of Social
Growth and Development.
The deadline to apply for Fall 2020 is extended to Friday, February 28, 2020. If
you are experiencing problems applying, please attend the application workshop on
November 18, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. or give us a call.
1st Annual Family Fun Run/Walk
This event is a family fun event with bouncy houses, face painting, food trucks, sports,
and local vendors. The run/walk is non-competitive and all proceeds will provide scholarships
for Academy students.
Apply to be a Peer Mentor
Do you have an interest assiting people with different developmental and intellectual
Summer Leadership Intensive Program
The Academy offers a week-long program college-life experience for middle school students,
high school students and graduates. Registration will start on January 6, 2020, and
will end one week prior to the start of the interested week.
Middle School Summer L.E.A.P. Program
This program is geared toward academic enrichment, social engagement, and recreational
activities for students with developmental disabilities. Registration will start on
January 6, 2020, and will end one week prior to the start of the interested week.
The Academy offers two programs: Academic, Social, and Career Enrichment (ASCE) and Advanced Leadership and Career Development (ALCD)
The Academy for Inclusive Learning and Social Growth hosts Open Houses during the
Fall and Spring semesters:
August 12, 2019
September 16, 2019
October 21, 2019
November 18, 2019
For reservations or other inquiries contact us
News from the Academy
It was all selfies and smiles when students in the Academy recently gathered for the
first Inclusive Post-Secondary International Student Symposium...
Fostering Young Writer
Nineteen-year-old Kennesaw State University student, Caroline Blair Berman, is writing
her first novel, a Young Adult fiction titled Flight...
Friends in High Places
The Academy continues its trailblazing ways, partnering with a princess from the United
Arab Emirates to champion the cause of inclusion...
Making Differences in Lives
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