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The Long Road: Adult Student Retention at a Rural Community College: A Case Study
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2017-05)
To understand and enhance the adult student retention rates, Dyersburg State Community College (DSSC) contacted the Peabody College at Vanderbilt University to have graduate students conduct a study of the adult student ...
Retention at a Small Catholic University
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2011-03-28)
Effects of Financial Aid Differentiation on First-Year Retention in Private Colleges in Tennessee
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2012-05)
Examining Teacher Retention in JCPS: An Examination of Teacher Retention in JCPS Priority Schools
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2019)
Since the historic 2001 passage and subsequent implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act, NCLB, schools and districts across the nation have been held accountable in one way or another for student achievement. These ...
Student Retention in an Affinity Bonding Model: Alderson Broaddus University
(Vanderbilt University. Peabody College, 2019-05)
To explore and understand the impact of the Affinity Bonding recruitment model at Alderson Broaddus University, we employed a mixed methods approach research design to answer the following questions: (1) What are the ...
Increasing Retention at Chick-Fil-A: An Analysis of Failed Retention within the Fast Food Industry
This project involved a partnership with the Chick-Fil-A located in Gulfport, MS. The leadership team aimed to achieve a retention rate of about 70% within a course of three years. The purpose of this project was to analyze ...
Increasing Volunteer Retention at Global Brigades: Volunteer as Apprentice
This Capstone seeks to address the increasing problem of volunteer retention in Global Brigades. Global Brigades partners with communities in six developing nations around the world to promote local community empowerment. ...
The Relationship Between Onboarding and Student Persistence in Urban Precollegiate Organizations
Building STEPS is a non-profit organization offering college and career programming to Baltimore City youth. The organization reports a 29% student loss within the first year of programming. This mixed methods study evaluates ...
Retention Efforts at an Independent Boarding School
"The focus of this research was at an independent boarding school. In order to limit student attrition, the purpose of this study focused on retention efforts through Vincent Tinto's theory of student departure and ...