Sinclair Community College Accessibility Services invites you to apply for our Tartan TOPS Program (Transition Option in Post-Secondary Education).
The TOPS Program will provide an educational/career pathway for part-time students who have an intellectual disability. Students completing the pathway will receive an Academic Career Readiness and Training credential. The general education courses taken as part of this program will assist students with developing the skills needed for academic and career success. Students will complete two semesters of internship experiences to prepare them to enter the workforce.
Prospective students can request additional information by completing the Prospective Student Tartan TOPS Interest Form. Professionals, including high schools and transition coordinators, as well as other organizations who would like to request additional information or presentations can complete the Professional Tartan TOPS Interest Form.
The main components of the program include:
The admissions process requires students to complete and submit the following documents:
Tartan TOPS students pay only for Sinclair tuition and fees. Students are enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per semester. There are no additional Tartan TOPS program fees. All students are encouraged to apply for federal student aid by completing the FAFSA.
The Tartan TOPS Podcast highlights the experiences of TOPS students.