ERIC Number: EJ458044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Avoiding Community Colleges: Students Who Attend Proprietary Vocational Schools.
Morris, William V.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v17 n1 p21-28 Jan-Mar 1993
Examines the characteristics of proprietary business school students in Los Angeles and their reasons for attending proprietary schools rather than other postsecondary institutions, drawing from interviews with 90 students attending 3 schools. Describes the students as relatively immature, from blue-collar/low-income families, with above average scholastic records, but unrealistic educational goals. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A