Michigan Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships Conference

Please note: Online registration will close Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.

Onsite registration will be available in Lansing on Wednesday, August 13 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and Thursday, August 14 from 7:00-8:45 a.m. Please contact Cheryl Cluchey with any questions at cherylcluchey@ferris.edu.

Creating Successful College Credit Opportunities for Michigan High School Students

Date: August 14, 2014

Location: Best Western Plus, Lansing, Michigan

Conference Cost: $25.00 Registration Fee

Michigan Concurrent Enrollment Partnership Membership: $50.00 fee

Who Should Come: Secondary and Postsecondary Educators interested in Pre-College Enrollment Opportunities for High School Students

Accommodations:If you need overnight accommodations, please contact Megan at Megan@specialeventsllc.com.

Why attend the first annual, Creating Successful College Credit Opportunities for Michigan High School Students Conference?

  • Learn about the critical partnerships between secondary and postsecondary educational institutions that lead to strong programs and possible increased enrollment in secondary and postsecondary programs.
  • Learn about best practices from successful programs that support student achievement and college enrollment while still in high school.
  • Discuss how alignment of curriculum and assessment for concurrent enrollment programs supports the integrity and quality of college courses.
  • Discover how AP and IB courses provide high schools with higher level classes that can help students to get a jump-start on college.
  • Learn how instructor selection, orientation and training prepare high school instructors to teach college courses through concurrent enrollment in the high school setting.
  • Discover how the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) can help postsecondary institutions to develop a program that meets NACEP standards of quality and can lead to accreditation for your concurrent enrollment program.
  • Gain a greater understanding of the dual enrollment legislation in Michigan.
  • Learn more about secondary pupil accounting, funding and legislative issues regarding dual and concurrent enrollment.
  • Learn about the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) as it relates to dual credit opportunities for high school students.

For more information, please contact Conference and Professional Services at (800) 562-9130 or caps@ferris.edu. For questions regarding MiCEP, please contact Deedee Stakley at stakled@ferris.edu or Laura Percival at laura.percival@kirtland.edu.

The 2014 MiCEP Conference is being underwritten by a partnership with the Muskegon ISD.