Oakland Community College
Association or Retired Personnel


Developmental Education

  • Provide developmental education program to cultivate the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in college.


  • Review and revise academic offerings to ensure appropriate student learning and academic quality as directed by federal, state and accrediting agencies.
  • Set the direction for all curriculum to meet community needs and student interest.
  • Develop an honors program to enhance transferability and employability for eligible students.
  • Provide quality service learning and volunteerism opportunities to enhance student success and serve the community.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Improve assessment practices to enhance student learning and success.
  • Develop common course outcomes to provide consistency in learning outcomes regardless of location or delivery.
  • Create benchmarks for general education outcomes to clarify institutional learning expectations.
  • Assess student learning in relation to the benchmarks established for general education outcomes to determine student competency.
  • Evaluate the impact of pedagogical and curricular changes resulting from program assessment to determine efficacy of these changes.

Enrollment Management

  • Develop an enrollment management plan through the effective integration of administrative processes, student services, curriculum planning and market analysis to ensure student success.
  • Develop student retention plans to improve the quality of student life and learning through comprehensive, accessible, and affordable higher education initiatives.
  • Enhance early college and dual enrollment programs to ensure the ability of high school students to acquire college credit at OCC.

Distance Education

  • Develop strategic program of distance learning to increase access for our students.