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Hahn, William – Journal of Education for Business, 2019
This study is the first to explore how business core course review sessions impact standardized test results. A statistically significant improvement in students' overall scores of 16.5% was identified when core course reviews were conducted between Comprehensive Business Exam pre- and posttest dates. As a result, institutional results moved from…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Instructional Effectiveness, Scores, Comparative Analysis
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Al-Haddad, Serina; Thorne, Betty; Ahmed, Vikram; Sause, William – Journal of Education for Business, 2019
Business analytics can be described as the statistical analysis of data to make decisions and meaningful conclusions. As the demand to advance the curriculum of undergraduate business education increases, courses in business analytics aim to provide students with fundamental skills in critical thinking. Educators have found that spreadsheet…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Computer Software, Teaching Methods, Data Analysis
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Dendir, Seife – Journal of Education for Business, 2019
The author analyzes differences in student performance in an economics course offered face to face (F2F) and online over a period of four semesters at a comprehensive public university. Apart from mode of delivery, the characteristics of the course stayed nearly identical throughout. Exam and homework assignment scores are used as measures of…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Online Courses, Conventional Instruction, Academic Achievement
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Parks-Yancy, Rochelle; Cooley, Delonia – Journal of Education for Business, 2018
What are first-generation college students' (FGCS) perspectives of employment screening methods? The authors investigate which methods FGCS believe are likely to cause an employer to extend a job offer and which methods yield the best pool of job applicants. Survey data were collected from undergraduate business majors. They were analyzed using…
Descriptors: First Generation College Students, Employment, Undergraduate Students, Student Surveys
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Simmons, Lakisha; Crook, Amy; Cannonier, Colin; Simmons, Chris – Journal of Education for Business, 2018
Today's students experience increased anxiety around school and have difficulty keeping track of course assignments. The authors conceptually develop and empirically test a model of the impact of a homework reminder mobile application (app) on executive function skills and learning outcomes with undergraduate business students. The findings…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Prompting, Computer Oriented Programs, Handheld Devices
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MacLennan, Helen; Piña, Anthony; Gibbons, Sean – Journal of Education for Business, 2018
The doctor of business administration (DBA) degree is widely considered as a professional doctorate or professional doctoral degree that is designed to prepare business practitioners. The doctor of philosophy (PhD) in business, by contrast, is thought to prepare research scholars and higher education faculty members. Prior research conducted by…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Doctoral Dissertations, Content Analysis, Comparative Analysis
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Black, Gregory S.; Schofield, April L. – Journal of Education for Business, 2018
Current university juniors and seniors have plans and expectations for after they graduate. In an effort to better understand these plans and expectations, the authors assessed a sample of 334 university students enrolled in business classes. The study examined the impact of three categories of independent variables--family influences, demographic…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Student Educational Objectives, Expectation, Business Administration Education
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Mittelstaedt, H. Fred; Morris, Michael H. – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
This study shows that graduates from nonprofit educational institutions outperform graduates from for-profit institutions on the four sections of the certified public accountant (CPA) exam. Specifically, it (1) documents univariate differences in CPA exam scores, score distributions, pass rates, and time to complete the CPA exam; (2) investigates…
Descriptors: College Graduates, Academic Achievement, Private Colleges, Public Colleges
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Turner, Craig; Turner, Kyle Dean – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
In today's dynamic learning environment, educational delivery methods have become increasingly diverse. Using a unique opportunity to assess three types of course delivery--face-to-face, interactive television (iTV), and purely online delivery--the authors look at both initial knowledge acquisition and the retention of this knowledge. The results…
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Retention (Psychology), Online Courses, Educational Television
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Nemetz, Patricia Louise; Eager, Wendy M.; Limpaphayom, Wanthanee – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
The authors examined learning and task choices made by students when the same interactive course design was used online and face-to-face. A survey was administered in an operations management course covering both conceptual and quantitative topics. Course grades were compared and correlations were measured to determine relevant relationships.…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Student Attitudes, Attendance, Worksheets
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Djoundourian, Salpie S. – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
The author gives an overview of typical learning outcomes in business education and assessment instruments that help measure and test these outcomes. Using data from a recently accredited program the author investigated the determinants of performance on assessment exams to help identify and evaluate differences between homegrown and standardized…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Outcomes of Education, Outcome Measures, Evaluation Methods
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Harjoto, Maretno Agus – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
The author compared students' perceptions of prelecture videos replacing face-to-face (F2F) classes in blended and F2F graduate corporate finance classes. Using 176 anonymous survey responses from eight F2F and two blended classes during the 2014-2016 year, the author found that students in the blended classes had a greater belief that prelecture…
Descriptors: Blended Learning, Finance Occupations, Instructional Effectiveness, Teacher Effectiveness
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Marquis, Gerald P.; Ghosh, Soumen – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
Higher education institutions face demands to develop and deliver course content through alternate modes of delivery. A variety of course designs have emerged in recent years. One of these is the hybrid or blended course design model where face-to-face instruction is combined with online instruction. Researchers have found negligible differences…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Preferences, Blended Learning, Instructional Design
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Ball, Jennifer A.; Ockree, Kanalis A. – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
In 1999-2000, business students borrowed substantially less to pay for their educations than nonbusiness students. By 2011-2012 this difference had disappeared. The authors describe changes in tuition, grants, incomes, and choice of institution type (public, private not-for-profit, or private for-profit) to help explain this observation. They find…
Descriptors: Paying for College, Undergraduate Students, Business Administration Education, Educational Trends
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Zaif, Figen; Karapinar, Aydin; Yangin Eksi, Gonca – Journal of Education for Business, 2017
The authors explore the effect of medium of instruction on students' attainments at a large state university in Turkey in the Department of Business Administration. The findings indicate no statistically significant difference in grades of 386 students with respect to medium of instruction. As for entry rankings however, those in the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis, Language of Instruction, Accounting
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