J.F. Ingram State Technical College announced that 125 incarcerated students earned academic honors during the fall 2017 semester earning a place on either the #DeansList or the #PresidentsList.
SEVENTY students were named on the President's List, earning a 4.0 GPA and completing 12 credit hours.
There were FIFTY-FIVE students named on the Dean's List, earning a 3.5 or higher GPA and completing 12 credit hours.
EIGHT #HVAC Students passed the EPA Exam, including one student who was granted early release and started a HVAC career in Alexander City. Before graduation, #ISTC Foundation provided the student with $200 in tools to jump start his career.
Over 360 students participated in adult education/ #GED courses with 51 completions.
The Alabama Therapeutic Education Facility (ATEF) in Columbiana enrolled over 530 students for the Fall semester, with 252 graduates and 15 students earning their degree.
The Alabama Department of Corrections enrolls state inmates at J. F. Ingram to enhance their education in preparation for their release into society. Including is a prime example of one of #ISTC success stories about former offender, James Bishop, who completed the program and had a job interviewed scheduled for when he was released.