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Cycle 2 CDI Program

Participating Programs

Forty-four programs, involving 80 faculty members, completed the 3-year Cycle 2 CDI Program, 2008-2011. The CDI Program grantees were distributed nationally, ranging from large to small institutions in urban and rural locations, as illustrated by the data below:

  • Small: 41% of funded programs had 4 or fewer full-time faculty.
  • Rural: 24% of funded programs served rural populations, with 57% serving mixed urban/rural geographic areas.
  • BSW: Over 80% of funded programs focused infusion on the BSW required generalist curriculum: 59% infused only at the BSW level; an additional 22% infused at both the BSW and MSW levels.
  • Culturally Diverse Student Body: 13% of funded programs were based in Historically Black Colleges or Universities, with an additional 13% originally from Hispanic Serving Institutions.
  • States With Older Adult Population Greater Than National Average: Just under 50% of funded programs were from these states, as indicated by Administration on Aging statistics.

Bethany College 
Bethel College 
Binghamton University, SUNY 
Briar Cliff University 
Buena Vista University 
Campbellsville University 
Catholic University of America 
Christopher Newport University 
East Central University 
Ferris State University 
Florida International University 
Grand Valley State University 
Johnson C. Smith University 
Luther College 
Marywood University 
Mississippi Valley State University 
Mount Mary College 
New Mexico Highlands University - Rio Rancho 
New Mexico State University 
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University
Northwestern College 
Oakwood University

Park University 
Prairie View A&M University 
Savannah State University 
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Smith College 
Spalding University 
University of Arkansas at Monticello 
University of Central Florida 
University of Central Missouri 
University of Connecticut 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus 
University of Texas at Arlington 
University of West Florida 
Wayne State University 
West Chester University of Pennsylvania 
West Virginia University 
Western Illinois University 
Western Michigan University 
Western New Mexico University 
William Woods University 
Xavier University, Cincinnati


CDI Mentors

Seven faculty who participated in the Cycle 1 CDI Program and two faculty who served as Cycle 1 Mentors were selected as Cycle 2 Mentors. CDI Mentors provided continuous support to faculty participants, including following up with them via monthly conference calls, responding to questions and concerns, and attending annual CDI Workshops:

  • Delores Dungee-Anderson
  • Denise Gammonley
  • Adrian Kok
  • Cynthia Merriwether-deVries
  • Penelope Moore
  • Victoria Murdock
  • Becky Paskind
  • Jack Sellers
  • Nancy Sidell