Workshop: Retaining 1st Year Male Minority Students
Course ID - CTD0395s
|Length of Workshop:||1.5 hours|
The Center for Academic Excellence on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University implemented a pilot male retention program entitled Project M.A.R.C.H. (Male Aggies Resolved to Change History) in Fall 2009, designed to enhance the academic progress of first-year, African American male students to increase their persistence, retention, and matriculation at the university. This program was created in response to a University System of North Carolina report that stated "UNC should increase the educational attainment of all underrepresented populations, especially African American males." Project M.A.R.C.H. incorporates intensive intrusive advising, tutorial support, supplemental instruction, academic monitoring, and academic skill building workshops, resulting in 80 percent retention for the all of the its three cohorts.
The webinar will focus on the
multifaceted approach used in this program to address both the academic
and social need of this special population
(1st Year Minority Male Students), with an emphasis o intensive intrusive advising, as well as the assessment of student learning outcomes, program objectives, and the program's effectiveness in the retention and persistence of the population.
As a result of successful completion of the
workshop, participants will be able to:
Dates of Workshop
1:00pm - 2:30pm
|Kendall/6356||Vanya Albury - Organizer|
Course ID: CTD0395s
Course Title: Minority Students
Reference # - see table
Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system. The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.
You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer. Example: Richard Johnson would be rjohnson (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop)
Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions
Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule. Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited. However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen. CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.
If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made. College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.