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Author(s):Chancy, B., Lewis, L., Farris, E., and Greene, B
Title:Programs at higher education institutions for disadvantaged precollege students
Organization:National Center for Education Statistics
Short Description:This survey was conducted to obtain information about programs at higher education institutions designed to increase the access to higher education for educationally or economically disadvantaged elementary and secondary students.
Annotation:This survey was conducted to obtain information about programs at higher education institutions designed to increase the access to higher education for educationally or economically disadvantaged elementary and secondary students.
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College Access
College Access Programs
Elementary School
High School
Low-Income Students
Middle School
TRIO Programs

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