ERIC Number: ED088357
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Mental Ability and Higher Educational Attainment in the 20th Century.
Taubman, Paul; Wales, Terence
"Open access" to colleges and universities has not resulted in a decline of the average mental ability of the students. In fact, the proportion of high-ability students attending college has increased substantially from 1920 to 1960. (MJM)
Descriptors: Academic Ability, Academic Achievement, College Students, Higher Education, Open Enrollment
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Hightstown, New Jersey 08520 ($1.50)
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Authoring Institution: National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., New York, NY.; Carnegie Commission on Higher Education , Berkeley, CA.