The George Washinton University's Freshman Transition Initiative

Curriculum Support

InstituteThe Freshman Transition Initiative can provide professional development and technical assistance on general curriculum issues for your Freshman Transition efforts. This includes:
Each of the curriculum developers listed below can provide Professional Development for their specific programs. This professional development will focus on how these materials meet the Course Standards for Freshman Transition Classes and the school-wide initiative. Please contact them directly of details.


The following are tools that have been correlated and validated by international and nationally-recognized counseling and guidance career experts in the field as meeting 50 - 95% of the Course Standards for Freshman Transition Classes. When used in conjunction with a curriculum or materials that meets the complete standards, these supplemental materials will enhance any Freshman Transition effort.

Coin: Coin Educational Products
Career Cruising
Career Solutions
Career Solutions Publishing
Parent’s Planner
Success Highways
The Real Game Series®: Academic Innovations

The Career Choices Series an online 10-year Plan by Academic Innovations has been analyzed by the FTI as meeting 95% of the standards.

Career Choices Series Books

Transition Advisory Pathways has been analyzed by the FTI as meeting 88% of the standards.

Cortez Management Corporation

Get Real! has been analyzed by Freshman Transition Initiative as meeting 85% of the standards.

Get Real!