Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-292) and index.
1. Introduction Part I . Reforming Academic Preparation 2. Rationales for Reform 3. A National Challenge 4. Academic Preparation Part II. Expanding Postsecondary Opportunity 5. Pathways Approach 6. Low-Income Students 7. College Transitions 8. Persistence and Academic Support 9. Making Changes 10. Degree Attainment Part III. Pathways to Academic Success 11. Reforming Policy 12. Conclusion: Change on Campuses References.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
"Pathways to Academic Success in Higher Education" examines two major challenges facing the nation: preparing high school students for college, and creating new pathways to academic success for underrepresented students in higher education. (source: Nielsen Book Data)