MONETARY COSTS OF THE STUDENT DESERTION IN THE ACADEMIC PROGRAMS IN THE UNIVERSITY OF LA GUAJIRA COLOMBIA COSTOS MONETARIOS DE LA DESERCION ESTUDIANTIL EN LOS PROGRAMAS ACADEMICOS EN LA UNIVERSIDAD DE LA GUAJIRA COLOMBIA
Marlenis Ucros Brito; Dalmer Vargas Palacios; Charles J. Blanco Martes;
Published: 01 Jan 2013 Journal: Revista Global de Negocios, volume 1, issue 2, pages 73-80
This research determines the monetary costs of the student desertion in academic programs of the University of La Guajira-Colombia and their extensions 2007-2011. The investigation is descriptive, under a quantitative approach. The results show the costs of desertion in the University of La Guajira are a relevant indicator to the extent that it reflects the degree of efficiency of its institutional policies. However, the estimation of monetary costs and rates of desertion, present differences according to the population and analyzed periods. These differences are: greater desertion rate and costs, as much in the main campus as in the extension, in the second aca...