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Group 2. Ten students participated. All ten students in this group took 14 or fewer state support credits in fall quarter, and all scored higher than one standard deviation above the mean verbal SAT score for the freshmen class. One student took 12 credits in the fall, three took 13 credits, and six took 14 credits. Their interests were distributed among the colleges, as represented by Summerstart advising group assignment–Three in environmental studies, health, or math and science, three in humanities or Fairhaven, two in education, one in music or fine and performing arts, and one undecided. Five are female and five male. Four are students of color, seven transferred credits, one participated in an FIG and one in an FYE, three are honors students, eight attended Summerstart, and none are athletes.
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College freshmen--Washington (State)--Bellingham--Evaluation; College attendance--Washington (State)--Bellingham
Western Washington University. Office of Survey Research, "Group 2 Freshmen Enrollment Focus Groups" (2008). Office of Survey Research. 559.
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