Employee Professional Development and Engagement at Community Colleges

Topics: Community College, Leadership and Professional Development, Faculty Affairs, Academic Affairs, Employee Engagement and Satisfaction, Human Resources, Administration and Finance

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Successful professional development and engagement programs improve employee retention and satisfaction. This report explores professional development program structure, topics, resources, and evaluation at small- and mid-sized community colleges.

Research Questions

  • What professional development programs do community colleges have in place?
  • What resources are required to run professional development programs?
  • What other strategies do community colleges employ to engage employees?