U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

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HEA: College Assistance Migrant Program - 2004

CFDA Number: 84.149A - College Assistance Migrant Program


Program Goal: Assist migrant and seasonal farmworker students to successfully complete their first academic year of college and to continue at a post secondary education.
Objective 8.1 of 2: All CAMP students will complete their first academic year at a postsecondary institution in good standing.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: CAMP 1st year completion: Eighty-five percent of CAMP participants will successfully complete the first academic year of study at a postsecondary institution.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
CAMP participants completing the first year of their academic or postsecondary program.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2001
82
 
2002
80
 
2004
 
83
2005
 
85


Progress: (2001) The proportion of CAMP students who have completed their 1st year of college remains high at 80% but did not increase. This was because the new grantees, who are institutions of higher education did not receive grant award notification until August which made it difficult to met or exceed the target.

Explanation: Progress for 2003 can not be reported until October 2004 when the 02-03 performance data will be reported in the end of the year report.  
Additional Source Information: HEP/CAMP grantee performance reports

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2002 - 2003
Data Available: October 2004
Validated By: No Formal Verification.
Data were supplied by grantees. No formal verification procedure has been applied.

Improvements: Improvements will be addressed in the Office of Migrant Education 2004 data Improvement plan

 

Objective 8.2 of 2: A majority of CAMP students who successfully complete their first year of college continue in postsecondary education.
Indicator 8.2.1 of 1: CAMP students continue in Postsecondary: A Majority of CAMP students who successfully complete their first year of college will continue in postsecondary education.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
Percent of CAMP students who after completing first year continue their postsecondary education.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2001
78
 
2002
75
 
2004
 
79
2005
 
80


Progress: (2001)The proportion of CAMP students who, after successfully completing their first year of college then continue their college education continues to remain high at 75 percent. During the 2001-2002 time period this percentage decreased slightly, by 3 percent. This was because the new grantees, who are institutions of higher education did not receive grant award notification until August which made it difficult to meet or exceed the target.

Explanation: Progress for 2003 can not be reported until October 2004 when the 02-03 performance data will be reported in the end of the year report.  
Additional Source Information: HEP/CAMP grantee performance reports.

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2002 - 2003
Data Available: October 2004
Validated By: No Formal Verification.
Data were supplied by grantees. No formal verification procedure has been applied.

 

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