A Tale of Three Centers

  • Lynn Lubey Prince George's Community College
Keywords: Higher Education, Branch Campuses, Off-Campus Centers


Prince George's Community College has developed three distinct models for offcampus centers. Examination of each model reveals the impact of variables such as location, ownership, design, target audience for a particular site (student demographics, community needs, and access issues), the role of partnerships with other institutions, and management and staffing decisions, particularly as they relateto the delivery of student services.