ERIC Number: ED040653
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jun
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Admission and Retention of Students. Report of Master Plan Committee B.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield. Master Plan Committee.
This report of the Committee on Admission and Retention of Students is part of Phase III of the Illinois Statewide Plan for Higher Education. Part I examines student retention and attrition and attempts to provide information on (1) student persistence in educational programs entered, (2) trends in the holding power of institutions, (3) reasons why students discontinued their education, and (4) the degree of satisfaction or dissatisfaction with their educational experience. Part II explores the characteristics of the 1967 freshman class of the State's colleges and universities, including personal characteristics, family background, educational background, and activities beyond high school. Part III describes the survey of admission policies and practices at the State's colleges and universities in 1968-69. The questionnaires used in the surveys and some composite results are included in the appendix. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield. Master Plan Committee.