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ERIC Number: EJ663994
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0888-8639
Differences in Characteristics of Postsecondary Technical Students in Pennsylvania Community Colleges and Two-Year Proprietary Institutions.
Farmer, Edgar I.; O'Lawrence, Henry
Journal of Career and Technical Education, v18 n2 p47-65 Spr 2002
Characteristics of students in 15 Pennsylvania community colleges (n=704) and 16 two-year proprietary colleges (n=317) were compared. In both groups, technical students were overwhelmingly white; the community colleges' population was 69.5% male, 30.5% female; in proprietary schools, 43.2% male, 56.8% female. Females had higher grade point averages and worked fewer hours. (Contains 43 references.) (JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania