ERIC Number: ED095973
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Fall 1973 Academic Performance at L. A. C. C. According to High School Source. Research Study No. 74-8.
Gold, Ben K.
A summary is provided of a computer printout of grade point average of all first-time freshmen entering Los Angeles City College in fall 1973. High schools in California (public and private) are included if the number of students entering L. A. C. C. totaled six or more; all other states and foreign countries with two or more students entering the college are included. The findings are provided in three tables. In Table 1, data for California public high schools, California private high schools, other states and foreign countries are listed in alphabetical order for each group. Table 2 lists, in order of number of students, the 20 high schools sending 25 or more students. Included in this table are the mean raw scores made on the fall 1973 L. A. C. C. Guidance Examination for students from these high schools, with the exception of two that were not available. Table 3 presents some Pearson correlation coefficients for the variables of Table 2, and Table 4 shows the relative ranking of the 18 local high schools on GPA and on three parts of the Guidance Examination. (DB)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Los Angeles City Coll., CA.