In this webinar Dr. Brian Iannacchione, chair of the Criminology and Criminal Justice Department, will discuss CCJ's retention initiative, which has resulted in improved retention rates in the program. CCJ boasts a 4-year increase in retention of new transfer students (+23%), new first year students (+12), and an overall retention rate of +7%. Specifically, the CCJ department 1. requires attendance in all courses 2. places TA's in "high prediction" courses for retention and 3. Utilizes student evaluations to place professors in appropriate courses.
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Iannacchione, Brian, "Webinar: Department-level strategies for improving student retention" (2020). Teaching, Learning & Assessment. 53.