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Alternative paths to college completion: Effect of attending a 2-year school on the probability of completing a 4-year degree

  • Sandy, Jonathan
  • Gonzalez, Arturo
  • Hilmer, Michael J.
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    Volume (Year): 25 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 5 (October)
    Pages: 463-471

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