Presentation on theme: "Credit Transfer and Articulation Credit Transfer and Articulation Agreements at Red River College By: Paul Gaudette, Registrar."— Presentation transcript:
Credit Transfer and Articulation Credit Transfer and Articulation Agreements at Red River College By: Paul Gaudette, Registrar
Credit Transfer and Articulation Red River College: A Quick Profile o Manitoba’s largest institution of Applied Learning o Last year we had just under 32,000 enrolments o 8,554 in full time programs o 18, 358 in part time programs o 3,575 in full time Apprenticeship programs o Approximately 1,500 in PLAR and contract training programs o Recently added our own degrees in Nursing and Construction Management.
Credit Transfer and Articulation Articulation Agreements o Over 230 separate agreements o Most notably about 75 in Manitoba: 12-Apprenticeship Branch, 12- Brandon University, 23-U of M, and 28-U of W o Significant out of province agreements include: 35- Athabasca, 11-Lakehead, 30-Thompson Rivers o International Agreements include: 20-Griffith University (Australia), as well as a handful with University of Minnesota and Ferris State (Michigan)
Credit Transfer and Articulation Credit Transfer Airing our dirty laundry? My back ground…
Credit Transfer and Articulation Credit Transfer o Primarily handled out of our RPL office (traditionally Office of the Registrar had very limited involvement) o Department oversight o Lack of communication o Inconsistencies and Barriers to students o Reactive rather than proactive
Credit Transfer and Articulation Credit Transfer o Creation of a new position in the Office of the Registrar (Transfer Credit Officer) o Creation of a centralized data base o Outlined consistent process and practices o Preparing for a Provincial initiative