Pearce, Gregory D. (1998) Student perspectives on the nature of pre-university career support : an urban/rural comparison. Masters thesis, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
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This study was designed to explore and compare the career related needs of rural and urban youth upon entering a post-secondary institution. Subjects were 101 university students who had completed at least their first year of university study. Subjects were asked to complete a questionnaire developed from a list of perceived career related needs identified in a study by Jeffery and Lehr (1993). While few significant urban/rural differences were found, a number of unexpected outcomes related to the career preparedness of all youth were noted. In addition, several areas needing further study are discussed.
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Additional Information:||Bibliography: leaves 73-81.|
|Department(s):||Education, Faculty of|
|Library of Congress Subject Heading:||Rural youth--Education, Higher; Education, Rural; Career education; Vocational guidance;|
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