McDonald's Corporation Archways to Opportunity

Mapping McDonald's Management Training to Community College Business Programs

Sponsored by North Texas Community College Consortium and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

When and Where

September 22, 2017
9 am to Noon

North Lake College - North Campus
Multipurpose Room


Please identify an institutional team including business program and transfer and articulation leaders.
Space is limited to two participants per college.

Register your team here 

Travel Information

We encourage teams flying in to the Dallas-Fort Worth area to book a flight into DFW International Airport.  North Lake College North Campus is located just north of DFW Airport at 101 S Royal Lane, Coppell, TX 75019. 

If you plan to arrive on Thursday, September 21, 2017, there are several hotels located near North Lake College North Campus:

Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas DFW Airport

Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas DFW Airport North

Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center

Courtyard by Marriott Dallas DFW Airport North/Grapevine

TownPlace Suites by Marriott Dallas DFW Airport North/Grapevine

Hyatt Place Dallas/Grapevine



North Texas Community College Consortium
1155 Union Circle #310800
Denton, TX 76203

Resources and Planning Documents

In preparation for our meeting on September 22, 2017, please review the documents below with your institutional team. As you review these materials, please think about how this corporate training maps to your business program.  

  • McDonald's Archways to Opportunity Program Progress Report

This report provides an overview of the Archways to Opportunity program.

  • McDonald's Leadership Training Instructor Guide

  • McDonald's Leadership Training PowerPoint Presentations

  • McDonald's Department Management Capstone Facilitator Guide

  • McDonald's Department Management Capstone PowerPoint

These documents provide detailed information about the format and content of the McDonald's corporate training program.

  • McDonald's ACE Credit Recommendations

  • McDonald's ACE Course Guide Detail

  • McDonald's Ivy Tech Crosswalk

  • McDonald's Excelsior College Partnership

These documents show the credit recommendations made by the American Council on Education, the crosswalk that has been created between the corporate training program and Ivy Tech Community College, and the partnership with Excelsior College.

Meeting Invitation Letter