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Nontraditional Students

Scope Note: 
Adults beyond traditional school age (beyond the mid-twenties), ethnic minorities, women with dependent children, underprepared students, and other special groups who have historically been underrepresented in postsecondary education
Category: Students, Teachers, School Personnel
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Adult Students
Community College Students
Educationally Disadvantaged
First Generation College Students
Nontraditional Education
Open Enrollment
Postsecondary Education
Prior Learning
Reentry Students
Special Degree Programs
Special Needs Students
Added to ERIC: 6/23/1977