ThesisFostering the system: a study on the benefits of former foster youth attending college and the barriers keeping them outBailey, TroyThe review of the literature is broken down to three subtopics. First, understanding how the foster care system works to the benefit of foster youth; fully understanding the barriers they face and resources available to them is important information g . . .
ThesisWalker, Shayla DeolaThis study examined African American males’ educational attainment by evaluating the impact of programs and services and analyzing factors influencing students to persist to graduation. It introduced literature focused on persistence and attrition of . . .
ProjectRivera, Catherine V.California has a large teenage population and a high number of teenage pregnancies. Predominately poor and low-income teens account for about 83% of mothers who give birth and become unmarried adolescent parents. Teen parents face a variety of complex . . .
DissertationThe effect of support services on GPA and timely baccalaureate attainment among community college transfer students at the University of California (UC) at DavisEdlbi, MahaThe purpose of this study was to examine the effect of support services on grade point average (GPA) and timely baccalaureate attainment among community college transfer students. More specifically, the study investigated whether utilizing any of the . . .