Learning Resources

Research Findings Overview

Giving the importance graduation rates have on funding, these next series of videos are beneficial to college administrators in promoting recruitment and retention, as well as fostering student success for Black male college students. Videos 1-6, briefly summarizes key themes from a series of interviews connected to the study of high achieving Black males studying at the community college.

Theme 1:

Strong Family Support

Theme 2:

An Early Start

Theme 3:


Theme 4:

Campus Involvement

Theme 5:

Failure Is Not An Option

Theme 6:

Academic Success

Research Conclusion:

An Indefatigable Spirit

When one possess an indefatigable spirit, it reflects their inner drive to achieve success regardless of how they feel. Barriers are just that. They become insignificant to the achiever’s ability to accomplish short and long term goals.