This publication summarizes various research studies related to first-generation college students and categorizes them according to issues including access, student characteristics, retention, pre-college intervention efforts, and college intervention efforts.
Sandra Barone, Robin McMillion, Carmen Tym, and Jeff Webster
Barone, S., McMillion, R., Tym, C., & Webster, J. (2004). First-Generation College Students: A Literature Review. TG Research. Retrieved from: www.trelliscompany.org/research.