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Author Tinto, Vincent.
Title Completing college [electronic resource] : rethinking institutional action / Vincent Tinto.
Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  LC148 .T568 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (x, 228 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Expectations -- Support -- Assessment and feedback -- Involvement -- Administrative action -- Enhancing student success -- Appendix A: Retention and persistence -- Appendix B: Retention and accountability.
Summary Even as the number of students attending college has more than doubled in the past forty years, it is still the case that nearly half of all college students in the United States will not complete their degree within six years. It is clear that much remains to be done toward improving student success. For more than twenty years, Vincent Tinto's pathbreaking book Leaving College has been recognized as the definitive resource on student retention in higher education. Now, with Completing College, Tinto offers administrators a coherent framework with which to develop and implement programs to pro
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Subject College attendance.
College dropouts -- Prevention.
Counseling in higher education.
Related To Print version: Tinto, Vincent. Completing college. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012, ©2012 9780226804521 (DLC) 2011036085 (OCoLC)756577659
ISBN 9780226804545 (electronic bk.)
0226804542 (electronic bk.)
9780226804521 (cloth)
0226804526 (cloth)
OCLC number 779172938