ERIC Number: EJ459074
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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An Empirical Typology of College Students.
Astin, Alexander W.
Journal of College Student Development, v34 n1 p36-46 Jan 1993
Used survey data from Cooperative Institutional Research Program to develop empirical typology of college students. Seven student types were identified: Scholar, Social Activist, Artist, Hedonist, Leader, Status Striver, and Uncommitted Student. Results of validity analyses suggest that each of seven types possesses construct and predictive validity. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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