ERIC Number: EJ508785
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Rural Adults in Community College Distance Education: What Motivates Them to Enroll.
MacBrayne, Pamela S.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n90 p85-93 Sum 1995
Describes a study of rural students' motivations for enrolling in distance education programs and the implications for rural community colleges. Indicates that respondents cited the location of the course and interest in course content as reasons for enrolling and that motivations included degree seeking, information seeking, and job enhancement. (MAB)
Descriptors: College Planning, College Role, Community Colleges, Distance Education, Enrollment Influences, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Rural Schools, Student Attitudes, Student College Relationship, Two Year Colleges
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