ERIC Number: EJ582036
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Using Logistic Regression To Identify New "At-Risk" Freshmen.
Nichols, Jerry L.; Orehovec, Paul M.; Ingold, Scott
Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, v9 n1 p25-37 1999
A logit model was developed, using historical data, to identify characteristics inherent in a college student's decision to withdraw from college. Once the model was derived, predicted probabilities of retention for an incoming freshman class were computed, and a program for monitoring high-risk students' progress was developed. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Date on journal (1998) is incorrect; it should read 1999.