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Open Access Graduate Research Paper

Keywords

Adult college students; Adult learning;

Abstract

Older students often have different needs and experiences than their younger counterparts (Cross, 1981). This paper examines three areas concerning adult students. These include 1) adults' motivations in seeking post-secondary education, 2) the barriers experienced by adult learners, and 3) what assistance adult learners need to successfully complete their educational goals.

Year of Submission

1997

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education

Department

Educational Administration and Counseling

First Advisor

Michael D. Waggoner

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Date Original

1997

Object Description

1 PDF file (16 pages)

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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