DCC Receives $1.8 Million Grant from Department of Education

October 2004
Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/18/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p22
The article reports that Dutchess Community College has been awarded a Title III grant of $1.8 million from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education. The grant will be utilized for its project "Improving Student Academic Success, Retention, and Institutional Effectiveness," The first goal of the project aims to increase persistence of remedial students., improve their academic success and increase their retention. Title III funding will also be allocated to help the college increase enrollment and persistence of part-time, nontraditional students.


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