Conceptions of a Good College Student, Parent-Student Communication About College, First-Year Grades, and College Retention Among First- and Non-First-Generation College Students

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Palbusa, Julienne Marie Alipio;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: social support | cultural capital | first-generation | academic achievement | college student | Developmental psychology | Higher education | parental support
    mesheuropmc: education
    acm: GeneralLiterature_REFERENCE(e.g.,dictionaries,encyclopedias,glossaries) | ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION

This study examined conceptions of a good college student, parent-student communication about college, academic achievement, college student retention, and college generation status among first-year college students. 344 undergraduates described the characteristics and ... View more
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