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Graduation Initiative Senate Update. Victor Okhuysen, Faculty Coordinator 4/11/12. Overall Objective of Graduation Initiative. To improve retention and graduation rates through improved academic performance of the students, with special attention to underrepresented students

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graduation initiative senate update

Graduation Initiative Senate Update

Victor Okhuysen, Faculty Coordinator

4/11/12

overall objective of graduation initiative
Overall Objective of Graduation Initiative
  • To improve retention and graduation rates through improved academic performance of the students, with special attention to underrepresented students
  • Programs designed to identify areas of difficulty and provide solutions
misconceptions
Misconceptions
  • The goal is NOT to lower standards to pass students, but rather to improve student performance to meet high standards
  • The Graduation Initiative is NOT a substitute for budget cuts. They are improvements that should be undertaken in good times and bad.
initiatives for 2011 2012
Initiatives for 2011-2012
  • Year of Advising
  • Early Warning System to Address At-Risk Student Behavior
  • Learning Communities
  • Enriching Courses to Improve Student Success
  • Bronco Activity Record (MyBAR) for Student Engagement
  • Bronco Interactive Dashboards
year of advising
Year of Advising
  • Review of advising processes on campus
  • Advising task force
  • Additional feedback
early warning system to address at risk student behavior
Early Warning System to Address At-Risk Student Behavior
  • Design of early alert systems to proactively identify students with difficulties
    • Administrative indicators
    • Academic indicators
    • Feedback in user friendly formats
  • Funded by Kellogg Legacy Endowment
learning communities
Learning Communities
  • Potentially very powerful
  • Committee constituted to explore which modalities would work best at CPP
  • Funded by Kellogg Legacy Endowment
enriching courses to improve student success
Enriching Courses to Improve Student Success
  • First round under way
    • Physics, Mechanical Eng., and Electrical and Computer Eng. have programs under way
    • First Enriched class offerings expected Fall 2012
  • Second round proposals just received
  • Funded by Kellogg Legacy Endowment
bronco activity record mybar for student engagement
Bronco Activity Record (MyBAR) for Student Engagement
  • Capture levels of student engagement
  • Deployed Fall 2011
  • Clubs have filled rosters
  • Looking to evaluate data
bronco interactive dashboards
Bronco Interactive Dashboards
  • Provide easy access to graduation and retention data (still under development)
  • Data is disaggregated by
    • Major
    • Ethnicity
    • Socioeconomic factors
    • Gender
    • Etc.
  • Funded by Kellogg Legacy Endowment
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