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Technology Support, Social Support, Academic Support, Service Support, and Student Satisfaction

2019 Journal of Information Technology Education  
In quantitative data analysis, descriptive and inferential statistics were used. The collected data were analyzed with SPSS.  ...  Recommendation for Researchers: As a result of the study, it is recommended to university policymakers and administrations to provide and emphasize the importance of institutional support.  ...  Exploratory factor analysis was used.  ... 
doi:10.28945/4461 fatcat:47hq3yysbzhlhl2zgsauqrh7fe

Complementary Meta-Analytic Methods for the Quantitative Review of Research: 2. An Extended Illustration

Aurelio José Figueredo, Candace Jasmine Black, Anne Grete Scott
2013 Journal of Methods and Measurement in the Social Sciences  
First, we will describe an empirical example of a meta-analysis on retention in higher education where a Contents Meta-Analysis was conducted.  ...  Here, we provide an example using Contents Meta-Analysis so that readers can become familiar with the application of the method and the implications of its use.  ...  Empirical Example: Retention in Higher Education To illustrate the utility of contents meta-analysis as a supplementary method to effects meta-analysis, we will review an example involving the factors  ... 
doi:10.2458/v4i2.17936 fatcat:4sj2hjptynegzjtro4jlk6tpnm

The Effect of College Selection Factors on Persistence

J. Luke Wood, Frank Harris
2015 Journal of College Student Retention  
Using data derived from the Educational Longitudinal Study, backwards stepwise logistic regression models were developed for both groups. Findings are contextualized in light of Paulsen and St.  ...  In particular, this research illustrated that the availability of financial aid and low expenses at the institution were integral selection factors. Implications for future research are extended.  ...  In short, this process included exploratory data analysis and the calculation of descriptive statistics; investigating college choice mean scores for persisters and non-persisters; and using logistic regression  ... 
doi:10.2190/cs.16.4.c fatcat:d4egmjxeujacbeews3x7qoscji

Computational Statistics and Machine Learning Techniques for Effective Decision Making on Student's Employment for Real-Time

Deepak Kumar, Chaman Verma, Pradeep Kumar Singh, Maria Simona Raboaca, Raluca-Andreea Felseghi, Kayhan Zrar Ghafoor
2021 Mathematics  
The current study recommended automatic placement prediction with demographic impact identification for the higher educational universities and institutions that will help human communities (students,  ...  teachers, parents, institutions) to prepare for the future accordingly.  ...  The fourth author's appurtenance this research to her Doctoral School Polytechnic University of Bucharest. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/math9111166 fatcat:pvl2xts4ufcthl6353wtt2iilq

Exploring the Psychological, Familial, Academic, and Environmental Factors that Predict the College Choices of Students with Disabilities

Amanda L. Nolen, Jim Vander Putten, Rascheel Hastings
2014 Social Science Research Network  
Over the past 40 years, federal legislation as well as  ...  Wilson, Getzel, and Brown (2000) , listed a series of institutional attributes for assessing disability friendly campuses: campus climate, program philosophy, awareness and support, academic adjustment  ...  Data Analysis Discriminant analysis was conducted to predict college choice among students with disabilities from four predictors, student characteristics, parental education, psychological characteristics  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2428947 fatcat:yaz62nerrjctlcdhoo5caohrc4

Community Engagement Experiences of College Students with Minoritized Sexual and Gender Identities

Tania D. Mitchell, finn j. schneider, Krista M. Soria
2019 The international journal of research on service-learning and community engagement  
Utilizing national data from the Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) survey coupled with in-depth interviews, the authors explored the community engagement experiences of queer-and trans  ...  Community engagement is nearly ubiquitous in institutions of higher education, and while the impact of this practice on students has been explored broadly, queer and trans* experiences are absent from  ...  As we cannot assume this same inclusion in the narratives of our participants, we do not include the asterisk when citing quotations from their interviews. 3.  ... 
doi:10.37333/001c.11482 fatcat:ngp3njenizf4xm2adphxva4rgi

The Odds of Success: Predicting Registered Health Information Administrator Exam Success

Diane Dolezel, Alexander McLeod
2017 Perspectives in health information management  
The purpose of this study was to craft a predictive model to examine the relationship between grades in specific academic courses, overall grade point average (GPA), on-campus versus online course delivery  ...  Furthermore, passing the exam greatly expands the graduate's job possibilities because the demand for credentialed graduates far exceeds the supply of credentialed graduates.  ...  RHIA certification exam data were utilized to collect the first-time pass information for graduates in the years 2011 to 2013.  ... 
pmid:28566994 pmcid:PMC5430113 fatcat:dw2qb4ulmnbslhrll4hrecjxra

Doctoral Studies on the Education of Teachers and Administrators, 1962-63

Dorothy C.S. Laird, Helen C. Ellis
1964 Journal of Teacher Education  
The Utility of Twenty-Seven Test Variables for the Selec- tion of Teacher Education Candidates at Northwestern State College, Alva, Okla- homa. University of Tulsa.  ...  An Analysis of Profes- sional Laboratory Experiences Provided for Prospective Teachers in Selective Teacher Education Institutions. Utah State Univer- sity of Agriculture and Applied Science.  ... 
doi:10.1177/002248716401500314 fatcat:2si7bvhtvjeydfmfteu7dvl5ka

Current Practices in Online Counselor Education

William H. Snow, Margaret R. Lamar, J. Scott Hinkle, Megan Speciale
2018 The Professional Counselor  
The Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP) database of institutions revealed that as of March 2018 there were 36 CACREP-accredited institutions offering 64 online  ...  The purpose of this article is to explore the current literature, outline the features of current online programs and report the survey results of 31 online counselor educators describing their distance  ...  Conflict of Interest and Funding Disclosure The authors reported no conflict of interest or funding contributions for the development of this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.15241/whs.8.2.131 fatcat:lezbcv4vmrbqxkuxlz7p2rdw5u

Is the SATAP test an indicator of academic preparedness for first year university students?

D Scholtz, CO Allen-Ile
2008 South African Journal of Higher Education  
Various reasons may be advanced for conducting proficiency tests in academic literacy at higher education institutions.  ...  The Standardised Assessment Test for Access and Placement (SATAP) aims at determining the academic literacy skills that entry-level students should demonstrate as a predictor of their preparedness and  ...  Proficiency tests for placement and selection have become accepted practice at most higher educational institutions in South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.4314/sajhe.v21i7.25752 fatcat:nmvcfgw4ljcl5lp6ovi256iwjq

An Exploratory Study Of The Determinants Of Tuition For Online MBA Programs

Hooman Estelami, Zixin Mao
2019 American Journal of Business Education  
Utilizing data from 149 programs in the United States, the influence of various variables on tuition levels is empirically established.  ...  education.  ...  The data collection took place in November 2017. A total of 149 programs were identified and used for the purposes of this analysis.  ... 
doi:10.19030/ajbe.v12i1.10252 fatcat:pwp3xy7mezc2hodz76gik5okdq

Factors Associated with the Integrated Educational Placement of Students with Severe Disabilities

Pam Hunt, Kathryn Haring, Felicia Farron-Davis, Debbie Staub, John Rogers, Susan Porter Beckstead, Patricia Karasoff, Lori Goetz, Wayne Sailor
1993 Journal of the Association for Persons with Severe Handicaps  
For the purposes of this study, an intejrated placement was defined as presence on an age-appropriate regular school campus.  ...  The entire data set from Colorado was excluded from the analysis because 95% of the students with severe disabilities in that state are placed in integrated educational settings.  ... 
doi:10.1177/154079699301800103 fatcat:bhrd7uxdjna4xpfupsqxfewaz4

Estimating student retention and degree-completion time: Decision trees and neural networks vis-à-vis regression

Serge Herzog
2006 New Directions for Institutional Research  
Examples outside the higher education domain further illuminate the potential utility of data-mining approaches.  ...  Prediction Accuracy of Data-Mining Techniques Published studies on the use and prediction accuracy of data-mining approaches in institutional research are few.  ...  Stop-out time Number of fall or spring semesters not in attendance after first campus-based course enrollment.  ... 
doi:10.1002/ir.185 fatcat:olfyfmjgzrfmtemqrpbctkkioy

Validation Experiences and Persistence among Community College Students

Elisabeth A. Barnett
2010 Review of higher education (Print)  
I decided to use principal components analysis for extraction, primarily because it is recommended by many researchers for exploratory analysis, and because it provided an interpretable solution (Costello  ...  Barbara Townsend, Professor of Higher Education in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri. ).  ... 
doi:10.1353/rhe.2010.0019 fatcat:3oqsk3dm2jhqvdu336hdgitrde

Does the Method of Acceleration Matter? Exploring the Likelihood of College Coursetaking Success Across Four Developmental Education Instructional Strategies

Christine G. Mokher, Toby J. Park-Gaghan, Shouping Hu
2021 Zenodo  
Purpose/Objective/Research Question/Focus of Study: We examine whether the likelihood of success varies for completion of mathematics and English requirements over 3 years among the Florida students enrolled  ...  Findings/Results: Overall, the results demonstrate variation in the likelihood of success for completion of mathematics and English courses over 3 years among students in different developmental instructional  ...  Data Collection and Analysis Our data source is student-level records from Florida's Education Data Warehouse (EDW).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6338353 fatcat:g3l53h7irjhgngcoquqflewrum
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