ERIC Number: ED184386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
The Admissions Testing Program Summary Reports: College-Bound Seniors, 1979.
College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.
The Admissions Testing Program's (ATP) Summary Reports for the 50 states on information concerning 1979 college-bound high school seniors compose this collection. Information was obtained by student descriptive questionnaires, Scholastic Aptitude Tests, Achievement Tests, and the Test of Standard Written English. Areas examined were test scores, high school records, socioeconomic characteristics, intended college majors, college plans, and type of high schools producing the students. The purpose of the reports is to aid institutions in greater understanding of the factors involved with preparing high school seniors to enter postsecondary education. Additional information about the reports can be obtained by contacting one of the six regional offices listed on the back cover of each individual report. (LC)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, College Bound Students, College Choice, College Entrance Examinations, College Preparation, College School Cooperation, Comparative Analysis, Educational Planning, Grades (Scholastic), High School Seniors, High Schools, Majors (Students), Relevance (Education), Socioeconomic Influences, State Surveys, Statistical Analysis, Student Characteristics, Student Educational Objectives, Test Results
College Entrance Examination Board, Box 2815, Princeton, NJ 08540.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: College Entrance Examination Board, New York, NY.