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ERIC Number: ED010736
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Pages: 94
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
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THEY CAME TO DELTA COLLEGE.
FITCH, NAOMI
CUMMULATIVE GRADE POINT AVERAGES OF 3,455 STUDENTS (FALL 1965) ARE COMPARED WITH OCCUPATIONAL GOALS, AND VERBAL AND QUANTITATIVE ABILITY STANINES. IN THE VARIOUS CATEGORIES (AGRICULTURE, BUSINESS, ENGINEERING, HEALTH), TERMINAL STUDENTS ARE REPRESENTED SEPARATE FROM TRANSFER STUDENTS. FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTIONS ARE ALSO INCLUDED FOR HIGH SCHOOL ORIGIN, SEX, WITHDRAWALS, AND STANINES. STUDENTS WHO EARN UNSATISFACTORY GRADES MAY BE FOUND AT ALL LEVELS OF THE SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE SCALE. SIXTY-FIVE PERCENT OF THE STUDENTS WHO WITHDREW IN THEIR FIRST SEMESTER HAD STANINES OF FIVE OR ABOVE ON THE VERBAL SECTION OF THE ENTRANCE EXAMINATION. WOMEN EARN A 10 PERCENT HIGHER GRADE POINT AVERAGE THAN MEN. ALSO INCLUDED IN THIS REPORT IS A SUMMARY OF A QUESTIONNAIRE SENT TO 1,600 FRESHMEN INQUIRING ABOUT THEIR JUNIOR COLLEGE EXPERIENCES. (WO)
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Authoring Institution: San Joaquin Delta Coll., Stockton, CA.
Identifiers: California (Stockton)