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Application of Survival Analysis to Study Timing and
Probability of Outcome Attainment by a Community
College Student Cohort
Roger Mourad & Ji-Hee Hong
Washtenaw Community College


This study applies competing risks survival analysis to describe outcome attainment for an entire cohort of students who first attended a
Midwestern community college in the Fall Semester 2001. Outcome attainment included transfer to a four-year institution, degree/
certificate attainment from the community college under study, and transfer to a different two-year college. The analysis also shows how
the technique can be 
								
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