ERIC Number: EJ593611
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Student Retention in the Community College: The Faculty Role.
Malm, Nelda W.
Visions: The Journal of Applied Research for the Florida Association of Community Colleges, v2 n2 p15-23 Sum 1999
Discusses retention in community colleges, identifying four reasons that students leave college, including attainment of goals and frustrated expectations. Lists eight intervention strategies that have proved successful, and provides suggestions for retention, such as having faculty serve as mentors to students, and providing the most appropriate teachers for first-time community college students. Contains 22 references. (CAK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Florida