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Tulsa College Adopts New Advising Model

by K.S. McNutt

TULSA — Tulsa Community College has achieved a goal four years in the making — providing one academic adviser for every 350 students.

It’s a ratio recommended by national education organizations, but rarely attained on Oklahoma public college campuses. Higher education officials say a number of the state’s colleges either don’t have any academic advisers or greatly reduced the number to balance budgets in recent years.

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