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Jerald Bachman

Bachman says part-time work during high school linked to lower college completion rates

a PSC In The News reference, 2011

"High-schoolers who work less likely to finish college" - USA Today. 04/28/2011.

Jerald Bachman found that students who work more than 15 hours a week in high school tend to have lower rates of college completion. Other variables linked to working longer hours may also be factors, says Bachman.

Researcher:

Jerald Bachman

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