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ERIC Number: ED483066
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Nov
Pages: 97
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 3
College Persistence on the Rise? Changes in 5-Year Degree Completion and Postsecondary Persistence Rates Between 1994 and 2000: Postsecondary Education Descriptive Analysis Reports. NCES 2005-156
Horn, Laura; Berger, Rachael; Carroll, C. Dennis.
National Center for Education Statistics
The study compares the degree completion and persistence rates between two cohorts?students who first enrolled in postsecondary education in academic year 1989?90 and their counterparts who first enrolled in 1995?96. The analysis focuses on the rates at which students in each cohort completed a degree within 5 years or were still enrolled at the end of 5 years. The study also examines changes in the students' demographic profile and other population characteristics.
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.MPR Associates, Berkeley, CA.
IES Funded: Yes
IES Cited: ED556127