ERIC Number: EJ589124
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Prediction of College Student Dropouts Using EDS Scores.
Witherspoon, A. D.; Long, Carolyn K.; Chubick, Jennifer D.
Journal of College Student Development, v40 n1 p82-86 Jan-Feb 1999
To identify college students at risk for dropping out, scores on the Environmental Deprivation Scale (EDS) given six quarters earlier were studied. Students who had graduated at follow-up had lower scores than those who had dropped out. Examination of items showed types of support lacking for at-risk students. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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