Student Support Services
Center for Male Engagement
Geared toward African-American males, the Center for Male Engagement offers a community of support and encouragement from peers and mentors. You will find the knowledge, guidance and resources you need to achieve your academic and career goals.
Qualified staff will help you navigate the college environment and resolve challenges in order for you to stay at the College and graduate. The Center will connect you to educational services and extracurricular opportunities that will help you become a more successful student and develop your communication, team work and leadership skills.College Enrichment Experiences
The Center offers several services and activities:
- Support coaches that will answer your questions and help you adapt to a college environment
- Cultural trips and campus activities
- Career development and leadership development programs
- Workshops on study skills and time management
Summer Enrichment Program
The Summer Enrichment Program, geared toward African-American males, is a four-week intensive summer program for students who have graduated from high school or received a GED, and intend to enter Community College of Philadelphia for the first time as a full-time student. Students who successfully complete the program will automatically become a member of Community College of Philadelphia’s Center for Male Engagement. Through the Center, you will be assigned a Support Coach who will support and assist you, as well as encourage you to take advantage of the many academic and social opportunities at the College.
Participating in mentorship opportunities gives you insight and advice from professionals, alumni and peers on personal, academic and career issues. The Center can connect you to individuals who are willing to share their experiences and offer guidance.
For more information, please contact:
S1-5, Winnet Student Life Building