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Author(s):Bosworth, B., and Choitz, V
Title:Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
Source:http://www.futureworks-web.com/pdf/Held%20Back%...
Date:2002
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Short Description:Focuses on working adults in low-wage, low-skilled occupations, with no postsecondary credentials.
Annotation:This report focuses on working adults in low-wage, low-skilled occupations, with no postsecondary credentials. Findings indicate that conventional student aid programs requiring at least half-time attendance at academically credentialed institutions, usually fail to meet the needs of adults who are employed full-time and have family responsibilities.
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Adult Students
Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
College Access
Documents
Employment and Workforce Development
Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
Non-traditional Students
Pell Grants

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