Date of Award
Open Access Thesis
Master of Arts in Leadership (MAL)
This research focuses on the history of Native Americans in higher education and the challenges that they are currently facing. The research also goes into detail regarding programs that benefit at risk students in higher education such as TRIO, Upward Bound, mentoring programs, and Student Support Services. The central question of these programs to the issues Native students face in higher education and use them to increase retention of these students.
Bench, Ryan A., "Retention Issues for Native Students" (2009). Theses and Graduate Projects. 814.