Student Success in College

Written By George D. Kuh
Student Success in College
  • Publsiher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 08 June 2010
  • ISBN : 047059909X
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • Rating : 2/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Student Success in College written by George D. Kuh which was release on 08 June 2010, this book published by John Wiley & Sons. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Revised and updated, Student Success in College describes the policies, programs, and practices that twenty diverse institutions have used to enhance student attainment. Based on the Documenting Effective Educational Practice (DEEP) project from the Center for Postsecondary Research at Indiana University, this book is filled with concrete examples that can serve as an inspiration for colleges and universities who want to create their own success-oriented learning environments. This new edition contains a new Preface and Epilogue, with updates on the impact the recommended policies and practices have had over five years on the twenty colleges originally researched. Student Success in College Identifies what strong-performing colleges and universities do to promote student success, including recent updates from the field Describes the relationships among student engagement, persistence, satisfaction, learning, and personal development Outlines six features common to all twenty DEEP institutions Synthesizes the principles that guide the work of faculty and staff of these effective institutions Contains myriad ideas for improving educational practice Recommends strategies for enhancing student success Student Success in College offers a clear view of what an educationally effective college or university looks like in a complex and challenging higher education environment and includes practical strategies for improving the quality of undergraduate education across a wide range of postsecondary settings.

Student Success in College

Student Success in College
  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-06-08
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : Revised and updated, Student Success in College describes the policies, programs, and practices that twenty diverse institutions have used to enhance student attainment. Based on the Documenting Effective Educational Practice (DEEP) project from the Center for Postsecondary Research at Indiana University, this book is filled with concrete examples that can ...

Retention And Student Success In Higher Education

Retention And Student Success In Higher Education
  • Author : Yorke, Mantz,Longden, Bernard
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2004-03-01
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Student Success in College Doing What Works

Student Success in College  Doing What Works
  • Author : Christine Harrington
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : STUDENT SUCCESS IN COLLEGE: DOING WHAT WORKS!, 3rd Edition, will help you choose or confirm a career path and develop the skills needed to be successful in college and in your career. You'll get to see what the research says about which strategies work best so you can do what ...

Student Success in College

Student Success in College
  • Author : George D. Kuh,Jillian Kinzie,John H. Schuh,Elizabeth J. Whitt
  • Publisher : Jossey-Bass
  • Release Date : 2005-03-15
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : Student Success in College describes policies, programs, and practices that a diverse set of institutions have used to enhance student achievement. This book clearly shows the benefits of student learning and educational effectiveness that can be realized when these conditions are present. Based on the Documenting Effective Educational Practice (DEEP) ...

College Student Retention

College Student Retention
  • Author : Alan Seidman
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : Although access to higher education is virtually universally available, many students who start in a higher education program drop out prior to completing a degree or achieving their individual academic and/or social goals. In response to student attrition, colleges have developed intervention programs and services to try to retain ...

Black Women College Students

Black Women College Students
  • Author : Felecia Commodore,Dominique J. Baker,Andrew T. Arroyo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-01-31
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : The latest book in the Key Issues on Diverse College Students series explores the state of Black women students in higher education. Delineating key issues, proposing an original student success model, and describing what institutions can do to better support this group, this important book provides a succinct but comprehensive ...

Thriving in Transitions

Thriving in Transitions
  • Author : Laurie A. Schreiner,Michelle C. Louis,Denise D. Nelson
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2020-11-18
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : When it was originally released, Thriving in Transitions: A Research-Based Approach to College Student Success represented a paradigm shift in the student success literature, moving the student success conversation beyond college completion to focus on student characteristics that promote high levels of academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal performance in the college ...

Community College Student Success

Community College Student Success
  • Author : Vanessa Smith Morest
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-12-19
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : This book analyzes the emerging body of research on student success in an accessible and readable way that community college leaders will find interesting and relevant. To illustrate the connections between research and practice, case studies are drawn from community colleges that are engaging in reform....

Common Sense Tips for College Student Success

Common Sense Tips for College Student Success
  • Author : Garrett M. Carter
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-04-04
  • Total pages : 95
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : This unique resource seeks to inform, educate, and entertain incoming college freshmen so that they will not only survive their first year, but thrive! Covering 30 relevant topics, this book provides common sense tips that impact college student success in areas such as people, resources, organization, class, positive habits, and more....

Masculinity and Student Success in Higher Education

Masculinity and Student Success in Higher Education
  • Author : Jonathan M. Bowman,D. Craig Filar
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-12-15
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : This practical resource identifies complex issues associated with masculinity in higher education, providing administrators and faculty with research-based strategies for supporting the success of this student group. Grounded in interdisciplinary social science theories and representative case studies, this book unpacks the experience of college men while simultaneously addressing the various ...

Student Success in the Community College

Student Success in the Community College
  • Author : Terry U. O'Banion,Marguerite M. Culp
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-12-15
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : For much of the twentieth century, the definition of success for most community colleges revolved around student retention and graduation. This definition no longer works—if it ever did. In Student Success in the Community College: What Really Works? respected community college leaders, researchers, and innovators argue that student success ...

Thriving in Transitions

Thriving in Transitions
  • Author : Denise D. Nelson,Laurie A. Schreiner,Michelle C. Louis
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2012-05-17
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : Thriving in Transitions: A Research-Based Approach to College Student Success represents a paradigm shift in the student success literature. Grounded in positive psychology, the thriving concept reframes the student success conversation by focusing on the characteristics amenable to change and that promote high levels of academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal performance ...

Black Men in Higher Education

Black Men in Higher Education
  • Author : J. Luke Wood,Robert T. Palmer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-10-13
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : Black Men in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of Black male students in colleges and universities. In this comprehensive but manageable text, leading researchers J. Luke Wood and Robert T. Palmer highlight the current status of ...

The Role of Student Affairs in Advancing Community College Student Success

The Role of Student Affairs in Advancing Community College Student Success
  • Author : C. Casey Ozaki,Paulette Dalpes,Deborah L. Floyd,Gianna Ramdin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-08-08
  • Total pages : 110
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : This collection brings together insightful chapters which explore diverse student success initiatives and programs in response to challenges faced by community colleges. Each chapter of the collection magnifies a specific aspect of student affairs to illustrate how dedicated departments and practitioners have effectively supported student success via select projects or ...

College Culture Student Success

College Culture  Student Success
  • Author : Debra J. Anderson
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2007-10
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 047059909X
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Summary : College Culture, Student Success helps develop reading, writing and thinking skills as well as become familiar with the common customs, underlying assumptions, and strategies for success associated with being a college student....