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Becoming a mature student: how adult applicants weight the advantages and disadvantages of higher education

Publication type
Osborne,M.; Marks,A.; Turner,E;. (2004) Becoming a mature student: how adult applicants weight the advantages and disadvantages of higher education . Higher Education, 48 (3). pp. 291-315.

Abstract

A study exploring the factors that influence mature applicants' decision-making when applying to higher education.
Publication type:
Article
Theme(s) and sub-theme(s):
Generic Themes > Age
Access and widening participation > Barriers to participation
Authors:
Osborne,M.; Marks,A.; Turner,E;
Publication title:
Higher Education
Official URL:
Reference number:
AWP195
Summary deposited on:
30 May 2007
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