ERIC Number: EJ677189
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Academic Success at Selective Institutions.
Opportunity Outlook, p9-16 Jan 2003
Examined success factors of eight under-prepared students at Colorado State University. Four major themes emerged from the data: pre-college experiences, struggles, positive campus experiences and support, and student growth. Findings were conceptualized within a student resiliency framework. (EV)
Descriptors: College Attendance, College Students, Educationally Disadvantaged, Resilience (Personality), Student Experience, Success
Opportunity Outlook, Council for Opportunity in Education, 1025 Vermont Ave., N.W., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 202-347-7430.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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