The Department of First-Year and Transition Studies is an interdisciplinary department dedicated to fostering the success of first-year college students and other students in transition. A nationally recognized leader in the emerging discipline of First-Year Studies, the department is home to the first-ever graduate program in First-Year Studies.

The department offers high-impact curricular initiatives such as first-year seminars and learning communities, as well as co-curricular initiatives such as a Common Reading Program -- all of which are designed to contribute to the success of students entering and progressing through the university.

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    Phone: (470) 578-2471

    Kennesaw State University
    First-Year and Transition Studies
    430 Bartow Ave NW, MB #2402
    Kennesaw, GA 30144

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    Call for Proposals Issued: Fall 2017 Learning Communities Time: All-day Event Location: Online
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