ERIC Number: EJ613151
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Returning Male Students Struggle with Balance.
ACUI Bulletin, v68 n4 p29,31-34 Jul 2000
Discussion of the experience of nontraditional male undergraduate students quotes students at one university who participated in individual interviews and focus groups. Common themes included reluctance to and fear of returning to academics, the struggle to balance family and school responsibilities, and financial sacrifices. Suggests ways student development professionals might help these students. (DB)
Descriptors: Adult Students, College Students, Higher Education, Nontraditional Students, Reentry Students, Student Attitudes
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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