Postsecondary Education

Colleges in the West?

Author Message
Joined: Nov 03, 2005
Posts: 69136
Other Topics
Posted Apr 22, 2001 at 11:13:04 PM
Subject: Colleges in the West?

I'm hoping that someone may be familar with colleges located in the western states that have good LD support systems. I have reviewed many of the directories but I'm finding that it is difficult to narrow the group down to a managable list for visiting. Does anyone out there have direct knowledge of any schools/programs? I'm disappointed that the programs that I see most mentioned (in a variety of sources) seem to be in the eastern states.

I think the situation that will work best for our daughter will be a small, nurturing school. Sara is quite motivated but I expect that she will have difficulty with organizarion, writing, lengthy reading assignments, and math. She would like the continuity of attending a single school for 4 years (probably more) but we would certainly consider a 2 year program that would prepare her to transfer. Sara would prefer a residential college rather than a community college. We believe that the experience of living away from home will be good for her as well.

Thanks for any ideas you can pass along.

Back to top Profile Email
Joined Jun 18, 2018
Posts: 69136

Other Topics
Posted:Apr 26, 2001 9:02:37 AM

Have you thouht about the University of Denver? Excellent services .Another one is Regis College in Colorado. California has many that I am not as well aquianted with.
Try CAL State at Chico, Universtiy of San Francisco,
For more.. get the K and Y guide to Colelges for studnets with learning disabilites. Good luck!

Back to top Profile Email