Completion By Design
Student Support Services/Business and Accounting Division
CPCC Project Co-leads: Rita Dawkins and Pat West
Project Title: Completion by Design Initiative
Funding Amount: $819,549
Agency: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (through Guilford Technical College
Description: As co-leads of the Completion By Design initiative at CPCC, Rita Dawkins and Pat West will administer funds from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (through Guilford Technical College) to support planning and development of a comprehensive, student success pathway. Dawkins and West will lead a team of CPCC staff and faculty to design this pathway over a two year period and integrate the elements with the four other NC colleges who are participating in the initiative.