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Retention Project

Crosswalk Tables of Best Practices and Strategies

Focus on Student Learning Through Tutoring/Mentoring
School Name School Tutoring Peer Mentoring Learning Community Learning Center Peer Study Group Mentoring by faculty or graduate students
Arizona State University Engineering   Check        
Boise State University Engineering Check Check Check     Check
Bucknell University Engineering Check   Check     Check
California State University, Fullerton Engineering and Computer Science     Check Check    
Dartmouth College Engineering   Check Check     Check
Georgia Institute of Technology Engineering   Check        
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Engineering, Technology and Computer Science       Check Check  
The Johns Hopkins University Engineering Check          
Kansas State University Engineering Check Check   Check Check  
Lehigh University Engineering and Applied Science   Check        
Michigan State University Engineering Check         Check
Mississippi State University Engineering Check Check Check Check    
New Mexico State University Computer Science   Check     Check  
The Pennsylvania State University Engineering         Check Check
Purdue University Engineering     Check     Check
Rochester Institute of Technology Engineering     Check      
Swarthmore College Engineering Check Check        
Texas A&M University Engineering Check   Check      
City College of the City University of New York Engineering Check       Check  
University of Cincinnati Engineering and Applied Science Check   Check Check    
University of Colorado-Boulder Engineering and Applied Science Check       Check  
University of Houston Computer Science Check         Check
University of Houston-Downtown Sciences and Technology   Check        
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Engineering Check Check     Check  
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Engineering   Check Check Check Check Check
University of Louisville Engineering Check     Check    
University of Nebraska, Lincoln Engineering     Check      
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering           Check
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering Check Check       Check
University of Southern California Engineering Check Check   Check Check  
University of Texas at San Antonio Engineering Check          
University of Texas at San Antonio Engineering         Check  
The University of Toledo Engineering Check Check Check      
University of Wisconsin, Madison Engineering Check   Check Check Check  
Washington University in St. Louis Engineering and Applied Science Check       Check Check
West Virginia University Engineering and Mineral Resources Check Check   Check Check Check

 

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Student Programs and Financial Aid
School Name School Programs designed specifically for at-risk students Programs designed specifically for first year students Honors programs Programs designed specifically for transfer students Stipend Scholarships Fellowships
Boise State University Engineering Check         Check  
Bucknell University Engineering Check            
California State University, Fullerton Engineering and Computer Science   Check          
Georgia Institute of Technology Engineering Check       Check    
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Engineering, Technology and Computer Science Check Check          
Lehigh University Engineering and Applied Science Check            
Michigan State University Engineering Check Check          
Mississippi State University Engineering Check Check     Check    
The Pennsylvania State University Engineering   Check          
Purdue University     Engineering Check Check          
Purdue University    Engineering Check            
Rochester Institute of Technology Engineering Check            
San Diego State University Engineering Check Check   Check Check    
Swarthmore College Engineering Check            
Texas A&M University Engineering Check            
City College of the City University of New York Engineering Check         Check  
University of Cincinnati Engineering and Applied Science Check            
University of Colorado-Boulder Engineering and Applied Science   Check Check        
University of Houston Computer Science           Check  
University of Houston-Downtown Sciences and Technology Check         Check  
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Engineering   Check          
University of Louisville Engineering Check            
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering     Check     Check  
University of Pennsylvania Engineering Check Check          
University of Portland Engineering   Check          
University of Rochester Engineering and Applied Sciences Check            
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering         Check    
University of Southern California Engineering Check Check          
University of Tennessee Engineering           Check Check
The University of Toledo Engineering   Check          
Washington University in St Louis Engineering and Applied Science   Check          
West Virginia University Engineering and Mineral Resources   Check          

 

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Student Academic Enrichment Programs
School Name School Academic support program or services Summer Academic Enrichment Summer Bridge Program (for high school students) Academic Advising Skills Building Seminar Seminar for first year students on what is engineering
Arizona State University Engineering     Check   Check  
Boise State University Engineering       Check    
Bucknell University Engineering     Check   Check  
California State University, Fullerton Engineering and Computer Science Check          
Dartmouth College Engineering       Check    
Georgia Institute of Technology Engineering     Check      
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Engineering, Technology and Computer Science Check     Check    
Lehigh University Engineering and Applied Science       Check    
Michigan State University Engineering Check     Check Check Check
Mississippi State University Engineering     Check     Check
The Pennsylvania State University Engineering     Check      
Purdue University    Engineering     Check   Check Check
Rochester Institute of Technology Engineering       Check    
San Diego State University Engineering       Check Check Check
Swarthmore College Engineering Check     Check    
City College of the City University of New York Engineering     Check Check   Check
University of Colorado-Boulder Engineering and Applied Science         Check  
University of Houston-Downtown Sciences and Technology         Check Check
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Engineering         Check  
University of Louisville Engineering     Check Check   Check
University of Nebraska, Lincoln Engineering     Check      
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering       Check   Check
University of Pennsylvania Engineering     Check      
University of Portland Engineering       Check Check  
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering       Check   Check
University of Southern California Engineering Check Check Check Check   Check
University of Wisconsin, Madison Engineering     Check Check    
Washington University in St Louis Engineering and Applied Science     Check Check    
West Virginia University Engineering and Mineral Resources       Check Check  

 

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Curriculum and Class Enhancements
School
Name
School Offering a socially relevant curriculum that emphasizes service learning New Course Development Moving design and systems courses and practical engineering laboratories earlier in the curriculum. Emphasis on teaching of undergraduate and undergraduate learning Projects integrated into classes
Boise State University Engineering Check Check Check Check  
The Johns Hopkins University Engineering   Check Check    
Lehigh University Engineering and Applied Science   Check Check    
Michigan State University Engineering     Check    
University of Cincinnati Engineering and Applied Science   Check Check Check  
University of Houston Computer Science Check Check     Check
University of Louisville Engineering   Check      
University of Maryland, College Park Engineering   Check Check Check Check
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering Check     Check Check
University of Pennsylvania Engineering          
University of Portland Engineering          
University of Rochester Engineering and Applied Sciences Check        
University of Southern California Engineering Check     Check Check
University of Texas at San Antonio Engineering   Check   Check  
University of Wisconsin, Madison Engineering Check Check Check    
Washington University in St Louis Engineering and Applied Science Check        
Wright State University Engineering and Computer Science   Check   Check  

 

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Student Research/Work Experience
School Name School Career Awareness Introducing under-graduate research experience as early as possible. Research Opportunities with faculty Internship Cooperative Education Research Experience Giving students practical work experiences in their intended major to apply their learning Inviting Industry Partners to work on team project Symposiums with speakers from industry
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Dartmouth College Engineering Check                
Grand Valley State University Engineering Check Check     Check   Check    
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Engineering, Technology and Computer Science       Check          
Michigan State University Engineering Check Check           Check Check
Mississippi State University Engineering   Check Check         Check  
The Pennsylvania State University Engineering Check                
Purdue University    Engineering Check                
San Diego State University Engineering Check     Check Check Check Check    
University of Cincinnati Engineering and Applied Science         Check   Check    
University of Houston Computer Science Check                
University of Houston-Downtown Sciences and Technology Check               Check
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering Check         Check      
University of Rochester Engineering and Applied Sciences       Check   Check Check    
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering   Check Check     Check      
University of Southern California Engineering Check Check       Check      
The University of Toledo Engineering         Check        
West Virginia University Engineering and Mineral Resources Check                

 

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Institutional/Educational Research
School Name School Intervention programs that address academic preparation and performance issues Means to measure student learning outcomes Tracking persistence and progression patterns for all students/application to help track and manage student retention Research on what attracted and convinced students to enroll Create or update a retention plan annually Early alert and intervention system.
Bucknell University Engineering Check          
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Engineering, Technology and Computer Science     Check      
Michigan State University Engineering   Check Check      
Purdue University     Engineering     Check      
Swarthmore College Engineering Check   Check      
University of Colorado-Boulder Engineering and Applied Science     Check      
University of Louisville Engineering Check Check       Check
University of Nevada, Reno Engineering   Check     Check  
University of Notre Dame Engineering       Check    
University of Portland Engineering           Check
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering Check Check Check     Check
University of Southern California Engineering Check Check Check   Check Check
University of Tennessee Engineering Check          
University of Wisconsin, Madison Engineering Check Check        
Washington University in St Louis Engineering and Applied Science Check   Check      

 

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Change in Institutional/Departmental Policy and Faculty Development
School Name School Title III or Title V funding Collaboration between academic affairs and student affairs Mandatory advising, one-on-one and face-to-face, between faculty and students. Diversity Sensitivity training Workshop on Teaching Working with math and physics professors to add engineering content to math and physics courses
Boise State University Engineering           Check
California State University, Fullerton Engineering and Computer Science Check          
Louisiana Tech University Engineering and Science       Check Check  
Michigan State University Engineering   Check        
San Diego State University Engineering           Check
Swarthmore College Engineering           Check
Texas A&M University Engineering   Check        
City College of the City University of New York Engineering   Check        
University of Cincinnati Engineering and Applied Science           Check
University of Colorado-Boulder Engineering and Applied Science   Check        
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Engineering           Check
University of Louisville Engineering   Check     Check  
University of South Florida Computer Science and Engineering   Check        
University of Southern California Engineering   Check       Check
Washington University in St Louis Engineering and Applied Science     Check      
West Virginia University Engineering and Mineral Resources   Check        

 

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