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ERIC Number: EJ459077
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0897-5264
The Retention of Major-Changers: A Longitudinal Study.
Steele, George E.; And Others
Journal of College Student Development, v34 n1 p58-62 Jan 1993
Developed Academic Alternatives Program (ALT) to help students in their search for alternative major. Compared 206 ALT students with matched cohort of 206 students not participating in ALT and randomly selected comparison group (n=206). Found that major-changer who experienced ALT program exhibited higher retention and graduation rates than did matched or randomly selected groups of students. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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