Shoring Up Math Skills for College Automotive and Welding Students

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana’s largest public post-secondary institution serving nearly 200,000 students. They chose to pilot NROC’s Developmental Math – An Open Program in the Fall of 2012 as a way to address the math remediation needs of their Automotive and Welding program students. Students work on the NROC Developmental Math program independently, in a computer lab, for 90 minutes Monday through Friday, with instructor assistance available.

Program Statistics

Total Full-Time Enrollment: 72,000 over 25+ campuses

LMS and LOR: Blackboard 9.1 (NROC-hosted Moodle for pilot)

Contact: Melissa Ball, Foundations Instructor, Ivy Institute

Pilot Details

Number of Students: 20

Teacher Online Experience: 1 year

Launch Date: Sept 2012


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