Eastern Michigan University undertakes broad effort to improve student retention and graduation rates

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Mon December 16, 2013

Eastern Michigan University undertakes broad effort to improve student retention and graduation rates

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Effort includes special initiatives to improve outcomes for single parents and men of color
The program, overseen by the office of the provost, is an extensive, campus-wide effort that seeks not only to improve student outcomes at Eastern but contribute nationally to understanding what support strategies work for two specialized groups: men of color and single parents.The plan, which was presented to the EMU Board of Regents Tuesday, focuses on five areas that research has shown to have significant impact on degree completion and retention.
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