Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Most colleges and universities have some type of orientation program for new students. There are three general types of orientation programs: the semester-long course, the freshman week, and the pre-college clinic. While one purposes of these programs may be to enhance academic achievement, the literature suggests that the pre-college clinic is generally not effective in this area.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Educational Administration and Counseling
Thomas W. Hansmeier
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©1989 John D. Rider
Rider, John D., "A study of the effects on academic achievement of the summer orientation program at the University of Northern Iowa" (1999). Graduate Research Papers. 3228.