NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Back to results
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
ERIC Number: EJ745293
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 35
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0883-2323
Student Success Factors: Identifying Key Predictors
Sulaiman, Ainin; Mohezar, Suhana
Journal of Education for Business, v81 n6 p328-333 Jul-Aug 2006
The authors' main aim in this study was to identify key predictors of Master of Business Administration (MBA) students' academic performance. The authors measured performance by the students' cumulative grade point average achieved, using data from the Students Information Systems and Application database. The authors found that a student's undergraduate grades are the best predictors of their MBA academic performance followed by the undergraduate discipline. They also found that age, ethnicity, gender, and years of work experience had no bearing on academic performance. (Contains 2 tables.)
Heldref Publications. 1319 Eighteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036-1802. Tel: 800-365-9753; Tel: 202-296-6267; Fax: 202-293-6130; e-mail: subscribe@heldref.org; Web site: http://www.heldref.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Malaysia