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ERIC Number: EJ554133
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-203X
Gender Differences in Enrollment in High Prestige Academic College Majors.
Nelson, Eileen S.; Dixon, Cynthia
Journal of the Freshman Year Experience & Students in Transition, v9 n2 p99-114 1997
A study examined the percentages of freshmen and seniors enrolled in high-prestige majors at James Madison University (Virginia), using a prestige ranking for 30 majors based on student body ratings. Contrary to expectation, there was not a higher percentage of male than female seniors enrolled in high-prestige majors. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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