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Patrick Turner, EdD

Patrick TURNER has over 20 years working in higher education specializing in the areas of budget management, fiscal accountability and academic services. Currently he serves as Director of Student Support and Services at Helena College-University of Montana Dr. Turner holds a bachelors in Public Administration, masters degree in Human Resource Development and a doctorate in Educational Leadership-Curriculum and Instruction. His qualitative research explores the challenges and assistors (enablers) millennial freshman students encounter during their first year of college. Patrick serves as a proposal reviewer for the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience & Students in Transition and the Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice. His research focus is student first-year retention, persistence and the college experience of men of color (MOC).

Scholarship & Research

Primary College or School: 
College of Doctoral Studies