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Access Barriers To Higher Education For Rural Community College Students, Shanda Carter
Theses and Dissertations
The purpose for conducting the study was to examine factors related to rural low-income, first generation college students' obstacles to community college enrollment. The study examined barriers students overcame to attend college and focused on rural college students from two community colleges in Missouri and Arkansas. The following questions guided the research:
1.What attendance barriers did rural community college students identify as being most difficult for them to overcome?
2.Were there differences between the self-identified attendance barriers based on gender for male and female rural community college students?
3.Were there differences in attendance barriers for rural community ...