Student retention and first-year programs: a comparison of students in liberal arts colleges in the mountain south jeff s howard east tennessee state university follow this and additional works at: this dissertation - open access is brought to you for free and open access by digital commons. This dissertation, improving retention for principles of accounting and elementary statistics students: ultra-short tutorials designed to motivate effort and improve performance, by carol springer sargent, was prepared under the direction of the candidate's. Developing a hybrid model to predict student first year retention and academic success in stem disciplines using neural networks has been approved by her committee as satisfactory completion of the thesis proposal requirement for the degree of doctor of philosophy rosalyn s. Student attrition in higher education: an exploratory study of factors influencing student retention at a tertiary english language centre in saudi arabia a thesis submitted in total fulfilment of the requirements of the degree of doctor of philosophy othman ahmad aljohani ba english, ma applied. Thesis advisor: yianna vovides, phd abstract massive open online courses (moocs) have opened new doors for students around the world to access higher education courses however, the opportunities that come moocs also come with its own set of challenges: student retention rates and. The purpose of this research the effect of program learning on learning and retention students affected with learning disabilities this research is of quasi- experimental with pre test _ post test and control group statistic society of present research includes the girl and the boys of fifth step of primary school affected with. The central question of this thesis is: how effective are strategies aimed at promoting student retention in further education (fe) colleagues non- completion is typically the result of combinations of risk factors, including demographic characteristics, financial constraints, students' motivation, type of course,.
Running head: prudence and persistence prudence and persistence: personality in student retention by logan john michels a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of arts in industrial-organizational psychology minnesota state university, mankato mankato. The college persistence questionnaire: developing scales to assess student retention and institutional effectiveness a thesis by jacob benjamin lindheimer iii august 2011 approved by:. (master's thesis), imam muhammad ibn saud islamic university, riyadh, saudi arabia retrieved from al- dossary, s (2008) a study of the factors affecting student retention at king saud university, saudi arabia: structural equation modelling and qualitative methods. This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by topscholar® it has been accepted for inclusion in dissertations by an authorized administrator of topscholar® for more information, please contact [email protected] recommended citation gordon, scott s, graduate student retention: an.
Post-secondary retention of the non-traditional student at the davenport college career center by sheryl rosiund masters thesis submitted to the faculty of the school of education advanced studies in education for the degree of master of education grand valley state university december 1998. Paper, there should be a broader responsibility to develop student writing student success and retention (fukuzawa & boyd, 2008 paszkowski & haag, 2008 writing is coherent competent organization, competent paragraph structure, lacking in effective transitions paragraphs not organized around a thesis.
Community and college partnerships for student retention in higher education: critical reflections of pilipino american young adults a dissertation presented to the faculty of the school of education international and multicultural education department in partial fulfillment. This dissertation is brought to you for free and open access by the walden dissertations and doctoral studies collection at scholarworks college ( smwc) has focused on determining the factors affecting student retention across its campus and distance course delivery formats in order to improve student retention the.
Psychological dimensions, the concepts and patterns of student belonging, retention and success are measures this literature synthesis conceptualises student engagement, belonging, retention and success as integrated phd thesis, centre for the study of higher education, melbourne graduate school of education.
Student persistence or retention has been a documented issue in higher education in the united states since the late 1800s while much has been written about the topic of retention at the more traditional types of institutions, little has been written about retention at the online institutions of higher learning that have. The purpose of this study was to examine student retention and student success in high school, college, and university students' individual and academic needs, and positive modeling, enhance student retention the learning persistence in college among native americans (doctoral dissertation, the university of. Title: an exploratory study of student retention in kindergarten and grade one and the associated decision making processes as perceived by principals and teachers approved by the members of the dissertation committee: dilaf~z w~liams martha m balshem students who fail to achieve in school. Student retention is one of the important issues facing philippine higher education today to clarify, retention is an master's thesis university of the philippines los baños braxton, jm (2009) catalysts and constraints to college student persistence: introduction to a special issue of the journal of.