ERIC Number: ED078396
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Reading, Achievement, Aptitude and the Predictions of College Success, Failure, Attrition.
Pedrini, Bonnie C.; Pedrini, D. T.
This paper considers many of the studies that have been conducted regarding the prediction of college success. The table of contents includes: (1) "Prediction of Academic Success," which discusses the results of several standardized tests and their ability to predict success in college; (2) "Prediction of Academic Failure," which looks at study skills and their relation to academic failure; (3) "Variables Related to College Attrition," which discusses sex, minority students, disadvantaged, and academic ability; and (4) "Special Programs," which reports the results of some of the studies evaluating college reading programs. Included are 72 footnote references, a topical bibliography, and a general bibliography of books, government documents, journals and periodicals, and reports. (WR)
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Note: Unpublished study conducted at the University of Nebraska, Omaha