Increasing Student Retention: Fulfilling Every Dream
Student retention is a growing problem in nursing programs today. Understanding how you can help students be successful in nursing is essential. There are many internal and external factors that cause students to leave their program in the beginning courses. According to Iheduru-Anderson & Foley (2022). Prelicensure nursing education is one of the most stressful programs in higher education. Are policies and expectations too rigorous? Is the curriculum sequence overwhelming? The student work-life balance coupled with anxiety for learners may be impacting. Evaluating resources and providing strategic solutions for success is imperative with changing times. This presentation will help you as a faculty member utilize the foundational resources for onboarding students and improving retention. Let’s retain students and fulfill dreams.