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Using Multiple Assessments to Effectively Help Urban Community College Students Explore their Interests, Talents, and Values to Declare an Accurate Major

Minneapolis College


Minneapolis College observed an increase in the number of students who were entering college undecided. This was accompanied by an uptick in the number of students changing majors multiple times. In an effort to better assist students in identifying a right-fit career path, a new innovative program at Minneapolis College combines a multi-assessment approach to career advising.

Type of Grant Received through Minnesota State Innovation Funding 

Small Seed Grant – $10,000


Julie Poyzer

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