The Validity of American College Test for Discerning Potential Academic Achievement Levels--Ethnic and Sex Groups.

@inproceedings{Borup1971TheVO,
  title={The Validity of American College Test for Discerning Potential Academic Achievement Levels--Ethnic and Sex Groups.},
  author={Jerry H. Borup},
  year={1971}
}
AbstractThis paper attempts to answer two questions: (1) what is the relationship between past achievement (high school quarter), the American College Test, and the first semester college GPA, and (2) does the ACT have the same meaning for sex and ethnic groups. The universe consisted of 996 freshmen who were stratified according to sex and ethnic grouping with 520 respondents selected by simple random technique. Achievement scores were obtained from students’ transcripts. Two-way analysis of… CONTINUE READING