Activity I – Strengthening the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Research
The purpose of this unit is to maintain a historical database of college data; assists with the systematic evaluation of educational support services, administrative processes, and fiscal resources to identify the strengths and challenges of the College. The office will help the College to maintain its status as an accredited institution, and continue demonstrating how well it is fulfilling its mission by documenting quality, effectiveness and student learning outcomes by employing a variety of assessment strategies.
Dr. Mimi Johnson
Director, Institutional Research and Advancement
Telephone: (334) 420-4243
Activity II – Improving Instructional Facilities
This activity utilizes a multi-pronged approach to alleviating the deficiencies in the physical facilities of the College. This activity will focus on repairs/renovations of existing campus buildings that currently house academic programs/courses to ensure a conducive learning environment.
Director, Physical Plant
Telephone: (334) 420-4266
Activity III – Strengthening Fund Management, Administrative Management, and Acquisition of Equipment
This activity is designed to address the problems in the College’s current system of managing and collecting information. Since the computer system is the pivotal component of this activity, the administrative computing system will continue to be enhanced and secured through utilization of needed software and hardware updates.
Director of Management Information Systems
Phone Number: (334) 420-4234
Activity IV – Strengthening the Library Resources through Cutting-Edge Technology
This activity is designed to provide the latest technology for student use and improve library resources by increasing library books, periodicals, microfilm, audiovisual materials and equipment, computer software, telecommunications software and equipment and other educational materials.
Activity V – Tutoring, Counseling, and Student Service Programs Designed to Improve Academic Success
This activity is designed to improve academic success through tutoring, counseling and other student service programs. This activity will address critical issues pertaining to retention. Through retention monitoring and early warning intervention systems, high-risk students will be identified and provided the assistance needed to enhance their learning experience.
Director of the Student Success Center
Activity VI – Enhancing Professional Development for Faculty and Staff
This activity is designed to provide ongoing and systematic professional development opportunities for faculty and staff to increase productivity and effectively meet the needs of students. Professional development opportunities will include workshops, seminars, and conferences. This activity will also support guest lecturers, speakers, and consultants.
Activity VII – Strengthening the Effectiveness of the Office of Development and Institutional Advancement
This activity is designed to expand awareness of, advocacy for, engagement in, and giving to Trenholm State Community College. The activity will strengthen the Office of Development and Advancement in an effort for strengthening institutional growth and sustainability. The focus is to reorganize and strengthen systems and procedures relative to enhancing financial stability.
Project Administration is designed to provide leadership to the overall programmatic operations and fiscal management of all approved grant activities to ensure full compliance with state and federal guidelines.
Arlinda K. Knight
Director of Title III Programs