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Author(s):Roderick, M., Nagaoka, J., Coca, V., Moeller, E., Roddie, K., Gilliam, J., and Patton, D
Title:From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Source:http://ccsr.uchicago.edu/publications/CCSR_Poth...
Date:2008
Organization:Consortium on Chicago School Research
Short Description:This report, the second in a series, looks beyond qualifications to examine whether Chicago Public School (CPS) students who aspire to four-year colleges are effectively participating in the college search and application process and where they encounter potholes on the road to college.
Annotation:This report, the second in a series, looks beyond qualifications to examine whether Chicago Public School (CPS) students who aspire to four-year colleges are effectively participating in the college search and application process and where they encounter potholes on the road to college. Drawing on prior research, the report examines both how students manage the college application process and what types of colleges students apply to and ultimately enroll in.
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Private scholarships count: Access to higher education and the critical role of the private sector
Low-income adults in profile: Improving lives through higher education