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ERIC Number: EJ470971
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0018-1560
Engineering Persistence: Past, Present, and Future Factors and Gender Differences.
Jackson, Linda A.; And Others
Higher Education, v26 n2 p227-46 Sep 1993
A study of students formerly enrolled (n=198) and currently enrolled (n=282) in an undergraduate engineering program found that students' present characteristics and situations were more predictive of persistence than past or future factors; and few differences between men and women emerged. The best overall predictor of persistence was grade point average. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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