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The Owens Community College Intranet

New Students’ Self-reported Study Skills

KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE COLLEGE FROM INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH: New Student Study Skills

  • 39% don’t get a lot of reading the textbook when trying to learn something
  • 47% have trouble getting things into memory
  • 75% have a hard time concentrating when they are studying
  • 28% don’t believe that test grades are a true reflection of their knowledge
  • 54% get nervous or freeze up on tests
  • 30% do not use a calendar to keep track of events and activities

For more information about the thoughts, perceptions and experiences of new students, see: https://intranet.owens.edu/ir/entering-student-survey-data-analysis.xlsx.

Posted on Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 at 10:52 am