ERIC Number: EJ600619
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Upward Bound Students Compared to Other College-bound Students: Profiles of Nonacademic Characteristics and Academic Achievement.
McLure, Gail T.; Child, Roger L.
Journal of Negro Education, v67 n4 p346-63 Fall 1998
Compared profiles of students involved in Upward Bound (UB), a program to help disadvantaged students complete high school and prepare for college, and non-UB students on demographics, educational aspirations, financial assistance needs, family income, ACT scores, and courses taken. UB students expressed need for help in key academic areas. Their educational aspirations were similar to those of non-UB students. (SM)
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