Program Goals

Program Goals

  • To increase the retention and graduation rates of students
  • To promote excellence
  • Gain support for academic pursuits and personal development.
  • o promote students’ self-confidence
  • To advance students’ knowledge of campus resources
  • To encourage students’ development of supportive relationships with other students, faculty and staff (community building)
  • To introduce the students to an academic discipline
  • To help students develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for successful completion of their academic goals
  • To develop leadership skills to enable the students to become future peer mentors and leaders
  • To connect the students with professional and academic organizations