Workshop: Faculty Role in Student Retention 

Course ID - CTD0760           

Short Title: Student Retention

 Audience     Faculty 
Length of Workshop:        1.5 hours 
Prerequisite     none

During this seminar, Dr. Jerry Pattengale will provide valuable insights on the faculty's role on student retention, including: the benefits of retention, the reasons institutes need faculty help, 20 principles for student success, best practices related to retention, and the faculty's role in identifying at-risk students.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the benefits of student retention
  • Explain the reasons institutions turn to faculty for help
  • Describe 20 principles of student success
  • Describe best practices related to retention
  • Explain the faculty's role in identifying at-risk students



Reference #





11/20/08 510111 Thursday 1:00pm - 2:30pm Homestead/B-115 Joselle Laguerre


Registration information
Course ID: CTD0760  
Course Title: Student Retention 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

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.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

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.