Grand Rapids, MI
Students at Kuyper College not only gain knowledge, skills and understanding about the subjects they study, but they also get to apply these things through real world learning.
Experiential learning starts in Merge, Kuyper’s first-year experience class, which forms a basis for real world learning. Students are asked to identify, research and present a proposal to address a social concern they would like to address. Once the proposal is accepted, students enact a project to become involved in seeking restoration. Students use their knowledge and skills in a hands-on project, while increasing their competency on educational outcomes, including: