publication . Doctoral thesis . 2005

A statistical analysis of individual success after successful completion of Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center Training

Hinson, William B.;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Sep 2005
  • Publisher: Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School
Abstract
"The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) trains students in various foreign languages and dialects for the Department of Defense (DOD). The majority of students are firstterm enlistees in the basic program. This study uses classification trees and logistic regression to understand the military, academic and personal characteristics that influence first-term success after successfully completing DLIFLC training. Success was defined as completing a firstterm enlistment contract and maintenance of language proficiency. DLIFLC management was interested in the difference in success for individuals that graduated DLIFLC via the different ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Military education, Ethnic groups, Anthropology, Operations research
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