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How do student characteristics predict university graduation odds?

While policymakers often blame university systems for low graduation among college students, according to new research, characteristics known about a student before he or she even enters a college classroom can accurately predict graduation rates. This new study finds that characteristics such as full-time enrollment status, race, transfer credits, and expected family contribution predict successful graduation from college.
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