The total mean final course grade difference between SI Participants and Non-Participants ranged from 1/3 to 1/2 a letter grade during the 2013-2014 academic year. Many courses have mean final course grade differences from 1/2 to more than a full letter grade!
Students who regularly attend SI sessions are more likely to successfully complete the course and earn higher final course grades than those students who do not participate.
AY2013-2014 SI Program Statistics*
AY2012-2013 SI Program Statistics*
*Students are considered SI participants if they have attended at least one SI session in the course during the semester.
What the students are saying...
“This was very helpful. These sessions gave me further understanding of what was going on in class. This should continue because it is very helpful to students.”
~ Statistics Student
“I did better on exams after attending SI regularly. I regard them as necessary to earn a good grade.”
~ GOB Chemistry Student
"I love how she gave us hard examples, making the test easier!"
~ Organic Chemistry Student