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Author(s):Scott, C. and Homant, R.
Title:The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Organization:Journal of College Student Retention
Short Description:This paper describes the Professional Mentor Program Plus, which is a mentoring program for African American adult learners at the University of Detroit Mercy.
Annotation:This paper describes the Professional Mentor Program Plus, which is a mentoring program for African American adult learners at the University of Detroit Mercy. The program's rationale, history, and findings from a 2003-04 evaluation are presented in this paper, as well as the program's future development plan.
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Adult Students
African Americans
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students
Preparation/College Readiness

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