ERIC Number: ED154744
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May
Tuition and Student Aid: Their Relation to College Enrollment Decisions.
Corwin, Thomas M., Ed.; Kent, Laura, Ed.
Presentations and critiques include these topics: determinants of college decisions; supply and demand in postsecondary education; shortcomings of models and data bases; effects of price and nonprice characteristics; and some methodoligical considerations. Discussion questions include: Is there a middle-income squeeze?; How can nonapplicants be reached?; What are the effects of student aid?; What further questions should be considered?; and What are the policy implications? A number of data tables on application, acceptance, attendence, and student characteristics are included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, College Admission, College Applicants, College Choice, Conference Reports, Educational Demand, Educational Economics, Educational Supply, Family Income, Federal Aid, Statistical Analysis, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Student Recruitment, Tables (Data), Tuition
Policy Analysis Service, American Council on Education, One Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C. 20036
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC. Policy Analysis Service.
Note: Report of a seminar held April 27, 1977 ; tables may be marginally legible due to small type