Skills Course for First-year Pikes Peak Community College Students a Resounding Success

sq500-f9c16871fe2fa829d7200b7fac935d5aAn entrepreneurial skills course offered at Pikes Peak Community College to help low-performing first-yearstudents gain confidence and finish college is claiming success as the school year comes to a close.

The college reports that 416 students enrolled in the Ice House Curriculum course in the fall and 409 in the spring. The program began in August.

Participants are new students who need remediation in reading, writing or math in order to do college-level work…