Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment Initiative – Amherst University of Massachusetts

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Contact Information

University of Massachusetts
Contact: Jacqueline Walton, MAICEI Program Coordinator
Email Address: jwalton@admin.umass.edu
Phone: 413-545-0892

161 Whitmore 181 Presidents Drive Amherst, MA 01003
Area Served: West

Map Location Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment Initiative - Amherst

Narrative

The MA Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment Initiative (MAICEI) provides high school students with significant (typically intellectual and/or developmental) disabilities the opportunity to have a college experience alongside their non-disabled peers. MAICEI students, herein referred to as participants, are supported by the ICE program coordinator/advisor, educational coaches, which are provided by the sending school districts, and student mentors.  The goal of the MAICEI Program is to enhance the academic access, career development and social/emotional growth of its participants. Below is an outline of the program activities that support the accomplishment of these goals.

Program Type

  • Education
  • Transition

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Additional Information