Student Personnel Services: Principles and Practices for Small Colleges

Scott, William L.
May 1960
Personnel & Guidance Journal;May1960, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p737
Academic Journal
The article presents the study about student personnel services in 16 small liberal arts colleges at the North Central Association area in the U.S. The study focuses on the method of implementing the principles. It has been found out that such method varied widely within small colleges. Small colleges are suggested to do some serious thinking about such method used in their student personnel services, in the ways the services are coordinated with each other, and with other areas of the institutions. The suggestion will depend on the local conditions, history, and traditions of the institution. A well-coordinated system of services to students must not be assumed because a college is said to be small.


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