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Document Number: 11113

America's College Drop-Out Epidemic: Understanding the College Drop-Out Population - Over 40% of full time four-year college students fail to earn a bachelorís degree within six years, and many never complete their education. Due to their low academic preparedness, about a third of four-year college drop-outs would have a higher chance of bachelorís degree completion, had they begun college at a two-year institution.(Erin Dunlop Velez, CALDER, January 2014)...

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