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Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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Conceptualization and practice of information literacy instruction in community colleges, April Lynne Anderson

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International student-athlete experiences at the NCAA Division I level, Eric Ryan Bentzinger

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Academic and social experiences of female community college transfer students in engineering fields at Midwestern University, Darryle D. Bohanna

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Tuition discounting at private higher education institutions and implications for revenue, Luke Behaunek

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Latin@ identity politics in higher education: unveiling representations of whiteness in Latin@ culture, Michael Benitez Jr.

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Academic engagement of international students at community colleges: a culturally sensitive measurement model, Elena Nefedova Dodge

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Textual silences and the (re)presentation of black undergraduate women in higher education journals: a critical discourse analysis, Kimberly Deion Everett

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From international deployments to an Iowa community college: experiences of veterans who have made the transition, Seth David Gilbert

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The middle of somewhere: an exploration of rural women, communities of place, and college-going, Kathleen Erin Gillon

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Teacher perception of and experience with state mandated implementation of multi-tiered systems of support/response to intervention, Marcy Rose Hahn

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English as a Second Language courses: a path to college? A study of noncredit ESL students and their patterns of matriculation to community college, Anne Marie Howsare Boyens

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STEM aspiration: the influence of social capital and chilly climate on female community college students, John Richard Jorstad

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Humanizing education: teacher leaders influencing pedagogical change, Lindsay Paige Law

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Faculty preparedness for transition to teaching online courses in the Iowa Community College Online Consortium, David Muturia Lichoro

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Working for justice: the life history reflections of privileged college student social justice allies, Timothy Packard Phillips

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Beyond tenured: analysis of the influence of department chair role conflict, stress, job satisfaction and their likelihood to serve for another term, Agustina Veny Purnamasari

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English, Español, and "Academia": the crossover socialization of multilingual Latino male faculty in education, Cristóbal Salinas Jr.

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The role of professional development in adjunct nursing faculty identity salience, Jared Dean Seliger

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Design research on systems thinking approach in veterinary education, Li-Shan Tao

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Influencing institutional change through state policy: rural community college responses to performance-based funding models, Zoë Mercedes Thornton

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Boots on the ground: examining transition factors for military and veteran student academic success, Denise Nicole Williams

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New reverse transfer: a case study analysis of implementation between a community college and a four-year institution, Sarah Lynn Wilson

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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A portrait of one woman's resilience in navigating her multiple worlds' challenges within community, family, school, and individual/peer experiences, Linda Michelle Abbott

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Exploring the Leadership Identity Development of Students of Color at a Selective Liberal Arts College, Cameron Carl Beatty

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Path to power: A narrative inquiry of the life journeys of ELCA college presidents at selected institutions, Wesley Harris Brooks

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The influence of self-efficacy on degree aspiration among domestic and international community college students, Yu Chen

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Stopping out: experiences of African American females at a Midwestern community college, Shanna Latisha Fountain

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Predicting transfer students' selection of a STEM major and academic adjustment: A study of community college students at a midwestern university, Terry Burdell Gaalswyk

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Experiences of supervision skill development among new professionals in student affairs, Aja Chand Holmes

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Chinese high school to American university: The effects and outcomes of international college preparation programs, Jiayi Hu

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Cracking the glass ceiling: A phenomenological study of women administrators in higher education, Lori J. Jarmon

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Decision to join the Iowa State University Alumni Association: Experiences of five African American alumni of Iowa State University, Jeffery W. Johnson

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Anchor and launching pad: The role of a Latino cultural center in the experience of Mexican American students at a Midwestern predominantly White institution, Sheila Adele Lozano

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Predicting application levels and matriculation yield among MBA programs: The use and application of the marketing mix and relationship marketing theories, Michael Carl Norris

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Trustee perceptions of effective board functioning: a survey of elected community college trustees in the Midwest, Michelle Robinson

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The unexpected talented tenth: Black d/Deaf students thriving within the margins, Lissa Denielle Stapleton

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Socialized scholarship: the role of departmental socialization on the institutionalization of Boyer's scholarship at one large research institution, Christine Kay Twait

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Needs analysis and the role of education in rural communities, Miriam Brown Tyson

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Dude, where's my passport?: An exploration of masculine identity of college men who study abroad, Julie Blaser Yankey

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Adult learners and student engagement: A study of the influence of student engagement on community college students and their intention to transfer, Ryan Anderson

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Professor camp: A phenomenological study of the origin and persistence of the Wakonse conference on college teaching and learning, Michelle Lea Boettcher

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Examining the construct validity and reliability of student engagement among adult students, Kip Bottenfield

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Administrative Structural Variables: Towards greater Retention and Efficiencies, Narren J. Brown

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The Perspectives of University Administrators Towards International Leadership, Study Abroad Programs, and Cooperative Agreements in Central American Public and Private Universities, Aurelio Curbelo

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Understanding the journey: A phenomenological study of college students' lived experiences during the weight-loss process, Michael W. Davis

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Student engagement and student characteristics as predictors of student academic achievement at Illinois community colleges, Randall Louis Egdorf

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Which advanced mathematics courses influence ACT score? A state level analysis of the Iowa class of 2012, Mary L. Grinstead

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Examining student achievement and interventions for underprepared vocational math students, Diane Kay Hargens

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Latina/o leadership: Transforming community colleges, Ignacio Hernandez Jr

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Latino educational opportunity in discourse and policy: A critical and policy discourse analysis of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, Susana Hernandez

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Breaking through the Bars: Understanding the K-12 Educational Experience throughthe Voices of Individuals Who Were Incarcerated, Lisa Ann Hill

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A case study examining how students make meaning out of using Facebook as a virtual learning community at a Midwestern university, Jerome Hilscher

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Predictors of Latina/o community college student vocational choice of STEM fields: Testing of the STEM-vocational choice model, Joel Darren Johnson

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Faculty views of developmental math instruction at an urban community college: A critical pedagogy analysis, Chad Everett Kee

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Building student connections: A successful first-year experience course and community college retention, Barbara Jean Klein

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A quantitative analysis of a mandatory student success course on first-time full-time student college academic progress and persistence, Laurel Beth Klinkenberg

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Multicultural students and civic education: A qualitative analysis of multicultural graduate college students' experiences of civic engagement, Ganna Kokoza

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The intersection of social capital and finances on intentions to transfer in STEM fields: A study of community college students in a rural midwestern state, Tracy L. Kruse

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Learning engagement of students in clinical healthcare internships, Robert Jerome Loch

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Asian American transfer students: The intersection of race & class, Joyce Lui

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How do academic advisers use MAP-Works when advising first-year direct from high school freshmen, Kristin Marie Mauro

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A case study of English Language Learners who have successfully completed a healthcare education program, Theresa Ann McCloud Smith

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A study of the influence of student engagement on community college students' intentions to transfer and STEM aspirations, Bianca Marie Myers

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Female community college presidents: Sharing stories of first-year experiences, Darla Annette Nibbelink Struck

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Inside out: An evaluation of the College 101 experience, Thomas M. O'Shea

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A phenomenological study of life-changing adult learning in a two-course leadership development series, Scott N. Paja

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Making their way: An interpretive case study of male first-generation students attending a highly selective liberal arts college, Mark Richard Peltz

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Defining moments of women ACUHO-I presidents, Lyn Redington

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Myers-Briggs® preferences and academic success in the first college semester, Debra K. Sanborn

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Living in a world with eyeballs: How women make meaning of body image in the college environment, Chrystal Ann Stanley

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The community college president and the new norm: perceptions of preparedness to take an entrepreneurial stance in seeking ethical alternative funding, Gregory Thomas

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Predicting community college transfer student success: The role of community college academic experiences on post-transfer adjustment, Kristin LeAnne Woods

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Professional learning communities: An analysis of teacher participation in a PLC and the relationship with student academic achievement, Anthony James Aylsworth

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Perceptions of the other: Voices of adjunct and fulltime community college faculty, William Wayne Backlin

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Exploring the effect of addressing social injustices as a student affairs professional, Laura Lynn Bestler

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Math and science community college faculty: A culture apart, Jane Bradley

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Habits-of-mind and practices of high-functioning public baccalaureate and comprehensive universities, Steven Manchester Carignan

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The effect of selected campus connection programs on GPA and retention, Craig M. Chatriand

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the experiences of occupational therapy clinicians as educators: the community college context, Nichelle Lea Cline

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Examining student achievement and curriculum in a nursing program at a Midwestern community college, Sandra Elaine Cooper

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School communications 2.0: A social media strategy for K-12 principals and superintendents, Daniel Dean Cox

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Engineering transfer student leavers: Voices from the sidelines of the engineering playing field, Mary Elizabeth Darrow

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The phenomenon of the educational transformation from Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science (BS) of Nursing degree nurse, Barbara Ellen Doering

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How graduates make meaning of their on-campus employment: A retrospective view, Margaret Jane Empie

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Identifying faculty motivations to increase technology use in pedagogy at a midwestern university, Cynthia Lynn Fleagle

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Mentoring influence on socially responsible leadership capacity based on institutional Carnegie Classification, Michael Carl Gleason

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Rational choice and moral intent in the responsible conduct of research, Anita M. Gordon

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Second chances: Making meaning from adult literacy students returning to school, Helene Joyce Grossman

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A qualitative study of the perceptions of first year college students regarding technology and college readiness., Trent Anthony Grundmeyer

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How Multiple Roles Influence Adult College Women's Online Student Experiences in a Rural Community College Context, Lisa Carol Hetzel

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Utilizing the Composite Financial Index as Strategic Financial Analysis for Measuring Financial Health and Student Success Rates among Iowa Community Colleges, Dawn Ann Humburg

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A comparative study of student engagement, satisfaction, and academic success among international and American students, Nadia Korobova

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Transfer students in STEM majors at a Midwestern University: Academic and social involvement factors that influence student success, Carlos Lopez

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Searching for home: Tibetan scholars' decision to migrate or return, Kristi Marchesani

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International student teaching in non-Western cultures: Impact on first year teachers, Leigh Christine Martin

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Honors and high-ability students: Factors that predict academic efficacy, critical thinking skills, and academic goals, Jessica Lynn Moon

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Redefining transfer student success: Transfer capital and the Laanan-transfer students' questionnaire (L-TSQ) revisited, Kristin Moser

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Work life balance and job satisfaction among faculty at Iowa State University, Farah Mukhtar

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Collegiate schemas: The influence of institutional met expectations on tenure-track faculty job satisfaction, Jason L. Pontius

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New teachers' perceptions on their preparation: A follow-up study, Kristi Powers