ERIC Number: EJ460064
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Challenge of First-Generation College Students: A Miami-Dade Perspective.
Padron, Eduardo J.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n80 p71-80 Win 1992
Describes the characteristics and needs of first-generation college students at Miami-Dade Community College and the applicability of an academic support program at Wolfson Campus for recruiting and retaining African-American and Hispanic students who may be the first in their families to attend college. (DMM)
Descriptors: Black Students, College Attendance, Community Colleges, Family Characteristics, First Generation College Students, Hispanic Americans, Program Descriptions, School Holding Power, Student Characteristics, Student College Relationship, Student Personnel Services, Student Recruitment, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges
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