Think College is a national organization dedicated to developing, expanding, and improving inclusive higher education options for people with intellectual disability. With a commitment to equity and excellence, Think College supports evidence-based and student centered research and practice bygenerating and sharing knowledge, guiding institutional change, informing public policy, andengaging with students, professionals and families.
Think College Inclusion Oregon Coalition is a growing movement dedicated to creating college opportunities for youth in Oregon. We are actively pursuing funding to help make college dreams a reality for all families.
If you would like be a part of this work, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Latest News about TCIOC
Patrick is a young man from California who is helping lead the charge for college options along the west coast.
I am 24 years old. I go to college. The program I am in is called TCIOC or Think College Inclusion Oregon.
Think College Inclusion Oregon Coalition (TCIOC) is incredibly honored and excited to be leading the effort to increase post-secondary education opportunities for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
For the first time in Oregon, individuals with intellectual disabilities will have access to an inclusive postsecondary education at a four-year university, thanks to the efforts of Think College Inclusion Oregon, Northwest Down Syndrome Association/All Born (in), and Portland State University.
When she was just 11, Katie said to her mom over breakfast one morning, “Mom, I want to go to high school, then college, get a job, and have a wedding.”
Press About Think College
PSU program opens doors of higher ed to students with intellectual disabilities. (portlandtribune.com)