ERIC Number: EJ309522
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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A Study of Adult Undergraduates: What Causes Them to Seek a Degree?
Sewall, Timothy J.
Journal of College Student Personnel, v25 n4 p309-14 Jul 1984
Explored events triggering enrollment of adult students (N=1,343) in an undergraduate degree program. Lack of interest, work, and family responsibilities were cited as earlier barriers to degree completion, while changes in job and family responsibilities and encouragement from family were important triggering events to degree completion. (JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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