Colleges With Special Programs

There are some colleges in Louisiana that have special programs for students with intellectual disabilities.

They give students intense extra support, offer specialized classes and social opportunities, and help students find appropriate internships for real world work experience.

Comprehensive Transition and Post-Secondary (CTP) Programs

A CTP program is a special program of study that some colleges offer. It's designed for students with learning or social issues, and gives them extra support. It includes services like:

  • Academic advising

  • A chance to take some specialized classes and some typical classes

  • Internships or job training

  • Social skills mentoring 

All programs listed above except for the Paycheck Program are CTPs.

Colleges outside of Louisiana