Pre-first year engineering and science program (PREF), which is a summer bridge program specially designed for underrepresented first-year students of color, is discussed. It is well equipped with intensive academic preparatory courses for entry-level calculus, physics, chemistry and english writing courses. In addition, time management and study skills seminars are offered in a college survival skills series to ensure academic success. Experienced university engineering and science faculty and staff oversee the program.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2005|
|Event||2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: The Changing Landscape of Engineering and Technology Education in a Global World - Portland, OR, United States|
Duration: Jun 12 2005 → Jun 15 2005
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