Keeping Students Rooted: College Student Retention

keeping nursing students rooted

Underrepresented nursing students are most successful when recruited and supported academically to promote their progression through college and beginning employment as a nurse.

Emotional / Moral Support

College Counseling Services

Professional Socialization

  • Summer internships/residency programs (Contact local healthcare facilities)
  • Celebrations for academic success
  • Motivational speakers (see Nursing Speaker’s Bureau)
  • Academic and career advising, and technical support

Explore the Following Resources

  • Academic Success Center
  • Tutoring Services
  • Test taking skills
  • Open lab/recitation
  • Campus technical support
  • Campus Career Services
  • Financial Resources for nursing students

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