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Author John, Edward P. St

Title Pathways to Academic Success in Higher Education : Expanding Opportunity for Underrepresented Students
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2010


Description 1 online resource (316 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; Part I: Reforming Academic Preparation; 2 Rationales for Reform; 3 A National Challenge; 4 Academic Preparation; Part II: Expanding Postsecondary Opportunity; 5 Pathways Approach; 6 Low-Income Students; 7 College Transitions; 8 Persistence and Academic Support; 9 Making Changes; 10 Degree Attainment; Part III: Pathways to Academic Success; 11 Reforming Policy; 12 Conclusion Change on Campuses; Notes; References; Index
Summary Examines two major challenges facing the nation: preparing high school students for college, and creating the pathways to academic success for underrepresented students in higher education
Notes Print version record
Subject Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States
College preparation programs -- United States
Academic achievement -- United States
Academic achievement.
College preparation programs.
Minorities -- Education (Higher)
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Musoba, Glenda Droogsma
ISBN 9780203850756