Oct 4, 2011 7:07 AM by Lauren Wilson & AP
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Xavier University has signed an agreement to develop programs with another New Orleans institution, Delgado Community College.
The agreement calls for Xavier and New Orleans to explore opportunities for collaborations, including a process for joint academic programs, dual admissions, the seamless transfer of students from the community college to Xavier, and scholarship opportunities at Xavier for qualifying Delgado students.
Xavier President Norman Francis said in a news release that the agreement helps the two different institutions with their joint goal of providing educational services to New Orleans area residents.
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