TCL received a Title III — Strengthening Institutions Grant through the U.S. Department of Education. Title III Strengthening Institution Program (SIP) grants provide colleges financial support to improve and strengthen academic quality, institutional management, and fiscal responsibility.

Project Plan

TCL was awarded a $2.2 million grant through the U.S. Department of Education Title III Strengthening Institution Program (SIP) in 2019. The grant will support TCL’s Pathways to the Future: Increasing Persistence and Retention to Graduation initiative. Three overarching goals will be pursued during the 5-year implementation process.

Project Goals

  • Increase student engagement and achievement through enhanced curriculum and instruction by 2024
  • Increase persistence and retention from admission to the second year of study through expanded student support by 2024
  • Increase retention through the third year of study and graduation rate through the full implementation of Pathways to the Future by 2024

For information please contact: Nancy Weber, Vice President, Student Affairs, at or Danielle Considder, HUB Director, at

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