ERIC Number: EJ673518
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Parents and the College Choice Process for Community College Students.
Bers, Trudy H.; Galowich, Pamela M.
Journal of Applied Research in the Community College, v10 n1 p24-40 Fall 2003
Examines parents' expectations from a community college and their roles in the college choice process of community college-bound students. Reports that, overall, parents had high academic goals for their children, wanted the college to prepare for bachelor's degrees, and overestimated their children's academic abilities. Discusses implications for improved communications with parents of prospective community college students. (Contains 27 references.) (RC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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