Creating fairer colleges
In his latest video, Jim Applegate, visiting professor at the Center for the Study of Education Policy, charts the path to creating colleges where all students have a fair shot at completing a college degree and success gaps for underserved students are eliminated.
- Ensure the first year is productive.
- Decide on a program of study quickly.
- Financial aid is crucial.
- Intrusive advising.
- No wasted time on zero credit courses.
- Commitment from leadership.