Improving the First Year of College: Research and Practice

Synopsis

The "First-Year Experience" course combines study skills with "life" skills and is intended to ease first-year college students into college life. It has become a required course at most community colleges and proprietary schools, and is making headway in getting established at the less selective state universities.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Jacqueline E. King
  • Joe Cuseo
  • Raechele L. Pope
  • Teresa A. Miklitsch
  • Matthew J. Weigand
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Mahwah, NJ
Publication year:
  • 2005