ERIC Number: ED160030
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Post-Secondary Plans, Aspirations and Profile Characteristics of Grade Ten and Eleven Students in Manitoba, 1977-78.
Russell, C. Neil; And Others
This survey examines post-secondary plans, aspirations and characteristics of students in grades 10 and 11 in order to develop a medium range enrollment forecasting model for postsecondary education and to develop a data base on high school student aspirations. The survey is the third year of a three-year project undertaken in Manitoba, Canada. Information has been generated on students' career choices and the impact of and levels of service required for financial aid and guidance service. A total of 33 schools from eight regions were selected for the 1977-78 Post-Secondary Demand and Enrollment Model-II survey. Questionnaire responses were obtained from 1,059 tenth grade students and 1,017 eleventh grade students. Data are provided on plans after high school; planned date of entry into postsecondary study and study plan; college choice; influence of people, high school activities, and circumstances on students' decisions; plans for financing college education; and family background. (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Aspiration, Career Choice, College Attendance, College Bound Students, College Choice, College Preparation, Community Colleges, Decision Making, Enrollment Projections, Foreign Countries, Grade 10, Grade 11, Guidance Programs, High School Students, Higher Education, Models, Needs Assessment, Statistical Data, Student Characteristics, Student Financial Aid, Student Interests, Surveys, Universities
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Post-Secondary Research Reference Committee.
Identifiers - Location: Canada