Predictive Factors in Postsecondary Educational Attainment Among Latinos

  title={Predictive Factors in Postsecondary Educational Attainment Among Latinos},
  author={Daniel T. Sciarra and Melissa L Whitson},
  journal={Professional school counseling},
The study in this article investigated factors that distinguish the increasing number of Latino students who continue their education beyond high school from the small and stable number who complete a baccalaureate degree. The sample included a cohort of 866 Latino men and women who participated in the National Educational Longitudinal Study (1988-2000) and had varying amounts of postsecondary education by the year 2000. The study employed educational, psychological, and familial predictor… Expand

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