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ERIC Number: EJ606030
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0737-7363
Adult Undergraduate Students: How Do They Define Their Experiences and Their Success?
Donaldson, Joe F.; Graham, Steven W.; Martindill, William; Bradley, Shane
Journal of Continuing Higher Education, v48 n2 p2-11 Spr 2000
A study of 13 returning undergraduates over 26 showed that their definition of college success used primarily external standards, but internal criteria defined successful learning. Factors supporting/hindering success included life experience, maturity, motivation, self-monitoring, reinforcement, and the nature and quality of classroom experiences. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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