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Author Fleming, Jacqueline, 1947-

Title Enhancing minority student retention and academic performance [electronic resource] : what we can learn from program evaluations / Jacqueline Fleming.

Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 386 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents pt. 1. Setting the stage : as they enter higher education -- pt. 2. Programs in math, science, and engineering -- pt. 3. Programs at minority-serving universities -- pt. 4. Conclusion.
Summary "In this important resource, Dr. Fleming (a noted expert in the field of minority retention) draws on educational evaluations she has developed in the course of her distinguished career. This book analyzes the common factors and the role institutional characteristics play in minority student retention to show what really works in increasing academic performance among minority students and includes models of evaluations that describe successful programs that use statistical methods to verify outcomes"-- Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject College dropouts -- Prevention -- Case studies.
Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- Case studies.
Educational evaluation -- United States -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780787957131 (hardback)
9781118218679 (e-book)

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