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.


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    Summer Leadership Intensive Program

    This program is for interested high school students and graduates who want to explore college life through the perspective of an Inclusive Post-Secondary Education (IPSE) student.  This program is best suited for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities who can function independently without assistance for an extended period.  It includes group activities, social skills education, campus tour, and career exploration.  Summer 2023 dates and application information will be posted in January 2023. 

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      Certificate Programs

      The Academy offers two programs: Academic, Social, and Career Enrichment (ASCE) and Advanced Leadership and Career Development (ALCD)

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