Placement Preparation and Math Emporium at El Paso Community College. El Paso Community College The best place to start. Fall 2003 Cohort DE Math Placement by Level. PREP Program Goal.
El Paso Community College
The best place to start.
Decrease the number of first-time-in college students who must enroll in DE courses by assisting them to prepare for the placement test and for successfully starting college
Students that complete their intervention program place out of one, two, or three developmental education courses.
Diagnoses, creates mastery-based study, assesses in class
Pilot: Spring 2009 – Summer 2010, n = 496
91% students stay in course
66% successfully complete (A, B, C)
4% more students stay to complete course
6% students start second course
2% finish two courses
*In summer intensive courses, 15% finish 2
Scalability and sustainability