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Keeping the End in Mind: Examining Completers' Course-Taking to Improve Advising and Program Design

Conference: American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Annual Convention
Date and Time: April 22, 2012 2:30–3:30 PM
Location: Orlando World Center Marriott, Canary Ballroom 1

This session delves into how colleges can better advise students into and through programs of study and strengthen program coherence by analyzing the course-taking patterns of students who complete particular programs. The approach presented can be used to help new students decide on a course of study and guide them through to completion.

Associated Papers


Matthew Zeidenberg
Senior Associate
Abt Associates
Davis Jenkins
Senior Research Scholar
Community College Research Center
Karen Stout
President and CEO
Achieving the Dream

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