Explore recent research about student success and policy initiatives at TBR community colleges and the Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology.

Pathways to Success for Students with Some College, No Degree is a TBR project focused on paving the path to success for adult students at the state’s community and technical colleges. We are grateful to Ascendium Education Group for their financial support of this project.

Visit this page for more information about this project, including a series of working papers and a data toolkit.

Student Engagement and High Impact Practices: Working Paper Series

Student Engagement and College Outcomes: Analysis of CCSSE Data on Tennessee Community College Students (February 2021)

The Effect of Service Learning Participation on College Outcomes: An Empirical Investigation (Updated December 2021)

The Impact of Undergraduate Research on Student Outcomes: Examining High Impact Practices in TBR community colleges (Updated December 2021)

Prior Research and Presentations

A Vision for High Impact Practices in Tennessee (December 2019)

Student Success and the First-Year Experience: Early Evidence from TBR Community Colleges (June 2020)