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ERIC Number: EJ527847
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
Occupational Outcomes for Students Earning Two-Year College Degrees: Income, Status, and Equity.
Lin, Yangjing; Vogt, W. Paul
Journal of Higher Education, v67 n4 p446-75 Jul-Aug 1996
Analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Study High School Class of 1972 found that having a two-year college education culminating in a degree or certificate (as compared to entering the labor market with no postsecondary education) improved individuals' occupational outcomes (income and/or job status), but left patterns of inequality between groups (males/females, blacks/whites, high/low socioeconomic status). (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972