ERIC Number: EJ602834
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Unsuccessful Mature Applicants and Irish Universities. A Case Study.
Murphy, Mark; Inglis, Tom
Journal of Access and Credit Studies, v2 n1 p100-11 Spr 2000
Unsuccessful mature applicants to University College Dublin (n=74) identified barriers encountered in the application process: low number of older applicants admitted due to demand from younger applicants; lack of standardized assessments for mature applicants; and lack of recognized access routes. (SK)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Adult Students, College Admission, College Applicants, Failure, Foreign Countries, Higher Education
National Open College Network, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby DE22 1GB, England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland