“WITH THIS DEGREE I WILL BETTER SERVE THE COMMUNITY AND FAMILIES AS A FAMILY DEVELOPMENT WORKER IN THE HEAD START PROGRAM ”
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“COLLEGE UNBOUND OFFERED ME A WAY TO BE A FULL TIME STUDENT, TAKE ADVANTAGE OF FINANCIAL AID, ALL WHILE NOT TAKING MORE THAN ONE NIGHT OUT OF THE HOUSE. CU SUPPORT HELPED ME STAY THE COURSE. ”
“COLLEGE UNBOUND MADE MY PASSION COME TRUE. IN 2017, MY ORGANIZATION OPENED. IT’S CALLED, 'CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?' ”
“I USED TO WORK AS A MAINTENANCE TECH AT AN ART COLLEGE. I WOULD LOOK AROUNDS AT THE ART AND THINK I COULD BE AT THIS LEVEL SOME DAY. NOW I FEEL LIKE I AM.”
“I LEARNED HOW TO UNLEARN AND QUESTION AS A PRACTICE, LEADING TO PERSONAL SUCCESS. COLLEGE UNBOUND IS RIGHT NOW AND IT IS THE FUTURE. ”
- 80% Degree Completion
- 20% of CU Alumni Accepted to Graduate School
- 87% of CU graduates Are Employed Full Time
College Unbound is seeking candidacy status with NEASC. If granted candidacy, College Unbound will continue through the accreditation process through a five year period, during which it will undergo annual evaluations by NEASC. The public is invited to submit comments.
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