publication . Thesis . 2017

An Exploration of the Relationship between International Students and Their Advisors in U.S. Higher Education Institution

Mitra, Shreya;
Open Access
  • Published: 31 Mar 2017
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Country: United States
Abstract
International students in U.S. academic settings are facing barriers in the path of their academic accomplishments. In higher educational institutions, students work very closely with their academic advisors to solve a definite problem. Dependence on the academic advisor is much more when the advisee is international. Keeping these points in mind, one of the factors that might impact academic environment for an international student is the bonding that they share with their advisor. This research study determines the factors that encourage or discourage the relationship between the advisor and international advisee. More specifically, what factors, cultural or c...
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free text keywords: International Student, Advisor, Problem Solving Style, KAI
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