TRAINEE SOURCE AS A PREDICTOR OF UNDERWATER DEMOLITION TEAM SCHOOL PERFORMANCE [report]

William H. Githens, Idell Neumann, Norman M. Abrahams
1967 unpublished
A rI BRIEF Analysis of failure rates of eleven classes of UDT trainees revealed significant differences in graduation potential between men coming to the school from different sources. Enlisted men coming from Ui. S. Shore or Air Billets and officers coming from OCS appeared to be more likely to graduate than those entering UDT school from other sources. Traineec within certain~ age ranges were also found to be better prospects than others in terms of likelihood of graduation from UDT school.
more » ... her variables investigated, such as class size or percentage of officers per class, were not found to be related to graduation rate. !IJA later report will present findings based on an analysis of psychological test scores as predictors of 1JDT graduation.
doi:10.21236/ad0659286 fatcat:rpbwcf2n3faljp5w5vbwjlwvl4