Texas A&M Launches State's First Inclusive 4-Year College Program for Students with Disabilities

Texas A&M Education & Human Development

Texas A&M Education & Human Development

Texas A&M University is opening the door to higher education for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities — making history as the first program of its kind in the state.

The school has vowed to help students with disabilities realize their dreams of becoming Aggies with a four-year post-secondary education program specifically designed to support them, the public university announced in a statement. The Aggie ACHIEVE program will begin this fall, with four students taking courses focused on independent living, career development and field specialization . . .

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