Center for Postsecondary Success

The Center for Postsecondary Success (CPS) is a research center dedicated to identifying and evaluating institutional, state, and federal policies and programs that may serve to improve student success. One way we do this is by providing support for, and fostering collaboration among, those who are interested in conducting research on student success in postsecondary education.

Center Updates

NEW REPORT IDENTIFIES NEEDED RESOURCES FOR FLORIDA’S DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION REFORM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Shouping Hu, FSU College of Education (850) 644-6721; shu@fsu.edu June 14, 2017 NEW REPORT IDENTIFIES NEEDED RESOURCES FOR FLORIDA’S DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION REFORM TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A report released today by Florida State University’s Center for Postsecondary Success found a sharp decline in the percentage of administrators who think a state law intended to address concerns about the cost and effectiveness of…

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CPS RESEARCHERS GO OUT IN FORCE DISSEMINATING RESEARCH FINDINGS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Shouping Hu, FSU College of Education (850) 644-6721; shu@fsu.edu April 2017 CPS RESEARCHERS GO OUT IN FORCE DISSEMINATING RESEARCH FINDINGS Three years after the developmental education redesign legislation known as Senate Bill 1720 (SB 1720) was passed in Florida, researchers at the Center for Postsecondary Success (CPS) continue to study the impact of the legislation on students and colleges. SB 1720, implemented in…

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CPS ORGANIZED SYMPOSIUM ON STUDENT POSTSECONDARY SUCCESS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Shouping Hu, FSU College of Education (850) 644-6721; shu@fsu.edu September 2016 CPS ORGANIZED SYMPOSIUM ON STUDENT POSTSECONDARY SUCCESS Collaborating with the College of Education at Florida State University, the Center for Postsecondary Success (CPS) successfully organized a symposium entitled “Increasing Momentum for Postsecondary Success” on September 26, 2016. Three prominent scholars delivered keynote speeches on a wide range of issues related to student…

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FLORIDA STATE’S COLLEGE OF EDUCATION WEEK TO EXPLORE POSTSECONDARY STUDENT SUCCESS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jennie Kroeger, FSU College of Education (850) 644-6798; jennie.kroeger@fsu.edu September 2016    FLORIDA STATE’S COLLEGE OF EDUCATION WEEK TO EXPLORE POSTSECONDARY STUDENT SUCCESS   Florida State University’s sixth annual College of Education Week will feature events Monday, Sept. 26, through Saturday, Oct. 1, to celebrate the college’s students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends, including the 10th Annual Dean’s Symposium. The symposium, “Increasing Momentum for Postsecondary…

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FSU RESEARCHERS STUDY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION REFORM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Shouping Hu, FSU College of Education (850) 644-6721; shu@fsu.edu August 2016 FSU RESEARCHERS STUDY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION REFORM
 Reports Suggest Ongoing Changes in Institutional Programs and Practices TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Researchers at Florida State University’s Center for Postsecondary Success (CPS) released two research reports assessing the implementation of Florida’s developmental education reform from an annual survey and site visits to Florida…

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