ERIC Number: EJ412809
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Costs and Effectiveness of Counseling Center Dropout Prevention.
Giddan, Norman S.; Weiss, Steven J.
Journal of College Student Development, v31 n2 p100-07 Mar 1990
Presents analysis of impact of college counseling on student retention, documented with data from published study of unintentional effects of college counseling on primary and secondary prevention of dropouts. Examines both therapeutic effectiveness and economic considerations like costs and benefits. Argues for and demonstrates foundation of better cost estimates for college counseling. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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