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...expanding access and increasing success in postsecondary education for Arizonans 
 

ACPE Strategic Plan

 

Strategic Plan

 

Mission: Expand access and increase success in postsecondary education for Arizona citizens

 

Goals

 

Maximize student financial assistance available to students and families

 

 

Effective, efficient administration of student financial assistance programs

  • Arizona Family College Savings Program

  • Arizona Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (AZLEAP)

  • College Access Challenge Last Stretch Scholarship

  • Math, Science and Special Education Teacher Loan Forgiveness

  • Provide one secure web portal providing access to the state student grants, scholarships, forgivable loans, and loan repayments (www.azgrants.gov)

 

 

 

Provide information and

support from knowledgeable professionals to help students and families plan for and succeed in postsecondary education

 

 

 

 

  • Coordinate the statewide College Goal Sunday Financial Literacy Initiative

  • Fully develop and implement the Arizona College Access network (AzCAN) increasing capacity and setting standards

  • Provide current and relevant information through:

Arizona College and Career Guide

 

Rapid Guide to Financial Aid

 

College Savings Planner

 

ACPE Websites

www.azgrants.gov

www.pay4collegearizona.gov

www.collegegoalsunday.com

www.az529.gov

www.azhighered.gov

www.amepac.org

www.azcan.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Provide a forum where all sectors of postsecondary education dialogue, partner, and problem solve issues of mutual interest

 

Lead and participate in statewide collaborative efforts:

 

 

  • Developing Arizona's Human Capital Conference

  • Support efforts of Getting AHEAD, Governor's AZ Ready Education Council, Arizona ACT, Expect More Arizona

  • Initiate research through Arizona Minority Education Policy Analysis Center (AMEPAC):

Minority Student Report (2012)

 

To Learn and Earn: Arizonans' Experiences Competing in the Race for Good Jobs (2011)

 

To Learn and Earn: Arizona's Unfinished Business in Human Capital (2009)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Strategic Plan