ERIC Number: EJ544864
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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The Validity of Two Questionnaires for Predicting Minority Students' College Grades.
Young, John W.; Koplow, Sheridan L.
Journal of General Education, v46 n1 p45-55 1997
Discusses the overprediction of minority students' college grades in studies using test scores and high school grades. Describes a study of 790 fourth-year undergraduates, analyzing both academic and nonacademic measures to see if more accurate predictions could be obtained. Reports that the addition of nonacademic constructs resulted in better predictions. (14 citations) (AJL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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