ERIC Number: EJ632884
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Are Male College Students Falling Behind?
King, Jacqueline E.
Student Aid Transcript, v12 n3 p44-47 Spr 2001
Reviews indicators of higher education attainment and concludes that the purported crisis of falling numbers of male college students is not supported. Rather, while women are the majority on college campuses and earn the majority of bachelor's degrees, the gender gap is dwarfed by educational chasms related to race/ethnicity and social class. (EV)
Descriptors: College Students, Educational Attainment, Enrollment, Ethnicity, Females, Higher Education, Males, Race, Sex Differences, Socioeconomic Status, Trend Analysis
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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