Special Services Counselors work with students who need assistance to succeed in college due to a physical disability, learning disability, insufficient academic skills, or language barrier.
We'll work with you to help identify career options and to develop a personalized education plan.
Our staff helps with all of the services available through Counseling and Advising, along with the following:
- Specialized counseling
- Evaluation of student interest and abilities
- Career awareness and exploration
- Networking within the college and agencies
- Referrals for tutoring to the Learning Center
- Alternative testing arrangements
- Coordination of services such as:
- FM equipment
- Alternate format textbooks: Contact Special Services as soon as possible if you will need an alternate format of your textbook. It may take a month or more to obtain materials in alternate format.
- Public Communication Service: Macomb uses a Sorenson VRS Unit.
In compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American Disability Act of 1991, academic accommodations will be provided to students who have a documented disability.
- Our buildings are equipped with special runways, elevators, handrails, and specially constructed facilities, to make student movement and use easier.
- Elevator keys are available through the College Police Department at both campuses.
- For access to Special Parking, please contact your local Secretary of State for a special parking sticker.
The Special Populations Program is a network of support to help displaced homemakers, single parents, single-pregnant women and other members of eligible population groups find direction in their lives and obtain the job skills necessary to provide financial support and develop independence.