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More Research and Reports

16. Balancing Work and Learning: Implications for Low-Income Students (Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce)


17. First-Generation Students: College Access, Persistence and Postbachelor’s Outcomes (Statistics in Brief, National Center for Education Statistics and RTI International)


18. First-generation Student Success: A Landscape Analysis of Programs and Services at Four-year Institutions (NASPA Center for First-Generation Student Success)


19. Multicultural Learning Communities: Vehicles for Developing Self-Authorship in First-Generation College Students (Journal of the First-Year Experience & Students in Transition)


20. First-Generation Students in Higher Education: Issues of Employability in a Knowledge-Based Economy (Online Journal for Workforce Education and Development)


21. Self-Efficacy of First-Generation and Non-First-Generation College Students: The Relationship with Academic Performance and College Adjustment (Journal of College Counseling)


22. The Impact of Key Factors on the Transition from High School to College Among First- and Second-Generation Students (Journal of the First-Year Experience & Students in Transition)  


23. Moving Beyond Access: College Success for Low-Income, First-Generation Students (Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education)


24. Factors Influencing the Academic Achievement of First-Generation College Students (Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice)


25. A Model of First-Generation Latino/a College Students’ Approach to Seeking Academic Information (NACADA Journal)


26. Studying Attrition and Degree Completion for Behavior Among First-Generation College Students in the United States (The Journal of Higher Education)


27. Straight From the Source: What Works for First-Generation College Students (Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education)


28. Comparing the Determinants of Persistence for First-Generation and Continuing-Generation Students (Journal of College Student Development)


29. First-Generation College Students at a Four-Year University: Background, Reasons for Pursuing Higher Education, and First-Year Experiences (College Student Journal)


30. Students Whose Parents Did Not Go to College: Postsecondary Access, Persistence, and Attainment (U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics)