Tacoma Community College: Single Nudge Results in 42% Increase in Re-Enrollment - Civitas Learning Space
Tacoma Community College (TCC) serves more than 13,000 students in Pierce County, Washington through more than 60 transfer programs of study and 46 professional/technical degree programs. The college has outlined four key goals in its 2014-2018 strategic plan including: Create learning by designing and implementing learning-focused instructional methods that respond to student and community needs.
In the California Community College System, one in five students enters college with undecided or undeclared major, and many change majors multiple times or 'swirl' throughout a number of state community colleges. The problem is complicated by a counseling shortage resulting in a ratio of approximately one counselor to every 1,800 students.